El famoso Martincho poniendo banderillas al quiebro. (The famous Martincho places the banderillas playing the bull with the movement of his body); from the series "Tauromaquia" (Bullfighting), plate 15

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 218, III, 1; Delteil 0238

Dimensions

Platemark: 24.2 x 35.1 cm (9 1/2 x 13 13/16 in.) Sheet: 27.6 x 39 cm (10 7/8 x 15 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

1982.219

Medium or Technique

Etching, burnished aquatint, drypoint, and burin; first edition

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

First edition, published 1816 (H. III, 1).
“a” printed on SERRA paper

Markings

SERRA

Provenance

Aldis Browne Fine Arts, NY, NY, from whom purchased April 14, 1982

Credit Line

Lee M. Friedman Fund