El animoso moro Gazul es el primero que lanceó toros en regla. (The spirited Moor Gazul is the first to spear bulls according to the rules); from the series "Tauromaquia" (Bullfighting), plate 5

Drawn and etched about 1815–16; published 1816
Francisco Goya y Lucientes (Spanish, 1746–1828)


Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 208, III, 1; Delteil 0228

Dimensions

Platemark: 24.6 x 35.5 cm (9 11/16 x 14 in.) Sheet: 32 x 44.3 cm (12 5/8 x 17 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

1974.261

Medium or Technique

Etching, burnished aquatint and drypoint; first edition

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

First edition, published 1816 (H. III, 1).

Markings

PDP Watermark Type: No watermark

Provenance

W.G. Russell Allen (1882-1955), Boston: bequest to MFA April 10, 1974

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen