El mismo vuelca un toro en la plaza de Madrid. (The same person [i.e. "Martincho"] makes a bull turn in the Madrid ring); from the series "Tauromaquia" (Bullfighting), plate 16

Tauromaquia (Bullfighting), 16

Drawn and etched 1815–16, printed about 1921
Francisco Goya y Lucientes (Spanish, 1746–1828)


Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 219, III, 5th edition; Delteil 0239

Dimensions

Platemark: 24.5 x 34.6 cm (9 5/8 x 13 5/8 in.) Sheet: 34.8 x 45 cm (13 11/16 x 17 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

2002.522

Medium or Technique

Etching, burnished aquatint, drypoint, burin, and burnishing, impression from the fifth edition of 1921

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

reddish umber ink, heavy plate tone

Markings

L.r. blind stamp mark of head of Goya

Provenance

Sold by Weyhe Gallery, New York, to Eleanor A. Sayre (b. 1916 - d. 2001), Cambridge, MA; 2002, bequest of Eleanore Sayre to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 23, 2002)

Credit Line

Bequest of Eleanor A. Sayre