Requires Photography

El célebre Fernando del Toro, barilarguero, obligando á la fiera con su carrocha. (The celebrated picador, Fernando del Toro, draws the fierce beast on with his pique); from the series "Tauromaquia" (Bullfighting), plate 27

Drawn and etched 1815–16; printed late 19th century
Francisco Goya y Lucientes (Spanish, 1746–1828)


Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 230, III, 3-4; Delteil 0250

Dimensions

Sheet: 31.5 x 45.5 cm (12 3/8 x 17 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

M21239.27

Medium or Technique

Etching, burnished aquatint, lavis (?), burin, and drypoint; posthumous printing

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Posthumous printing, late 19th century printing (H. III, 3-4).

Provenance

Francis Bullard (1862-1913), Boston; gift January 1910

Credit Line

Gift of Francis Bullard