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Palenque de los moros hecho con burros para defenderse del toro embolado. (Barricades that the Moors made with donkeys to defend themselves from a bull with covered horns); from the series "Tauromaquia" (Bullfighting), plate 17.

Drawn and etched about 1815–16; printed late 19th century
Francisco Goya y Lucientes (Spanish, 1746–1828)


Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 220, III, 3-4; Delteil 0240

Dimensions

Sheet: 31.6 x 45.4 cm (12 7/16 x 17 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

M21239.17

Medium or Technique

Etching, burnished aquatint, burin, and drypoint; posthumous printing

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Posthumous printing, late 19th century printing (H. III, 3-4).

Provenance

Francis Bullard (1862-1913), Boston; gift January 1910

Credit Line

Gift of Francis Bullard