Temeridad de Martincho en la plaza de Zaragoza. (Martincho's recklessness in the ring at Zaragoza); from the series "Tauromaquia" (Bullfighting), plate 18

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 221, III, 1; Delteil 0241

Dimensions

Platemark: 24.5 x 35.2 cm (9 5/8 x 13 7/8 in.) Sheet: 25.8 x 36.5 cm (10 3/16 x 14 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

25.1173

Medium or Technique

Etching and burnished aquatint; first edition

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

First edition, published 1816 (H. III, 1).

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