Ligereza y atrevimiento de Juanito Apiñani en la de Madrid. (The agility and audacity of Juanito Apiñani in [the ring] at Madrid); from the series "Tauromaquia" (Bullfighting), plate 20

Tauromaquia (Bullfighting), 20

Drawn and etched 1815–16; published 1928
Francisco Goya y Lucientes (Spanish, 1746–1828)


Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 223, III, 6th; Delteil 0243

Dimensions

Platemark: 24.9 x 35 cm (9 13/16 x 13 3/4 in.) Sheet: 35. x 45 cm (13 3/4 x 17 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

2002.524

Medium or Technique

Etching and aquatint, sixth editon of 1928

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

aquatint greatly worn, tone barely visible, clean wiped and dark umber ink of sixth edittion

Markings

L.rl. blind stamp with head of Goya

Provenance

Eleanor A. Sayre, Cambridge, MA; bequest to MFA

Credit Line

Bequest of Eleanor A. Sayre