Modo con que los antiguos españoles cazaban los toros á caballo en el campo. (The way in which the ancient Spaniards hunted bulls on horseback in the open country); from the series "Tauromaquia" (Bullfighting), plate 1

El modo con que los antiguos españoles cazaban los Toros á caballo en el campo.

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 204, III, 1; Delteil 0224

Dimensions

Platemark: 24.9 x 34.8 cm (9 13/16 x 13 11/16 in.) Sheet: 32 x 44 cm (12 5/8 x 17 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

1974.257

Medium or Technique

Etching, burnished aquatint 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: Watermark - Serra

Provenance

W.G. Russell Allen (1882-1955), Boston

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen