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; published 1816
Francisco Goya y Lucientes (Spanish, 1746–1828)


Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 232, III, 1; Delteil 0252

Dimensions

Platemark: 24.3 x 34.8 cm (9 9/16 x 13 11/16 in.) Sheet: 32 x 44.5 cm (12 5/8 x 17 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

25.1175

Medium or Technique

Etching, lavis, burnished aquatint, drypoint, and burin; first edition

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

First edition, published 1816 with contour of bull finished in burin (H. III, 1).

Markings

MORATO

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