Pepe Illo haciendo el recorte al toro. (Pepe Illo making the pass of the "recorte"); from the series "Tauromaquia" (Bullfighting), plate 29

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 232; Delteil 0252

Dimensions

Platemark: 24.5 x 34.8 cm (9 5/8 x 13 11/16 in.) Sheet: 29.3 x 40.5 cm (11 9/16 x 15 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

1979.619

Medium or Technique

Etching, lavis, burnished aquatint, drypoint, and burin, touched with graphite; working proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Working proof with number, but before burin completing contour of bull’s neck and back, touched with graphite (formerly H. II, trial proof).

Markings

SERRA

Provenance

Newby Toms, NY, NY; from whom purchased by MFA, Dec. 19, 1979

Credit Line

Stephen Bullard Memorial Fund