Mariano Ceballos, alias el Indio, mata el tot desde su caballo. (Mariano Ceballos, called "el Indio", kills the bull from horseback); from the series "Tauromaquia" (Bullfighting), plate 23

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 226, I, 2; Delteil 0246

Dimensions

Platemark: 24.2 x 35 cm (9 1/2 x 13 3/4 in.) Sheet: 31.2 x 38.8 cm (12 5/16 x 15 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

25.1174

Medium or Technique

Etching and burnished aquatint; working proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Working proof before additional burnishing and number, touched with black chalk border (H. I, 2 [a]).

Markings

No watermark

Provenance

Katherine Eliot Bullard (1866-1920), Boston; Ellen T. Bullard (d. 1959); Boston; gift to MFA November 1925

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen T. Bullard