El diestrísimo estudiante de Falces, embozadado burla al toro con sus quiebros. (The very skillful student of Falces, wrapped in his cape, tricks the bull with the play of his body); from the series "Tauromaquia" (Bullfighting), plate 14

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 217, III, 1; Delteil 0237

Dimensions

Platemark: 24.5 x 35.2 cm (9 5/8 x 13 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

1974.270

Medium or Technique

Etching, burnished aquatint, burin, 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 April 1974

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen