Un caballero español mata un toro despues de haber perdid el caballo. (A Spanish noble kills a bull after he has lost his horse); from the series "Tauromaquia" (Bullfighting), plate 9

Otro Caballero español, desputes de haber perdido el Caballo, mata el Toro á pie con suma gallardia.

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 212, I, 1; Delteil 0232

Dimensions

Image and Sheet: 19.6 x 31.2 cm (7 11/16 x 12 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

1973.704

Medium or Technique

Etching; working proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Working proof before burin and aquatint (H. I, 1).

Markings

No watermark

Provenance

Lhardy, Provöt, Gobin, Philip Hofer, Cambridge, MA ,(1898-1984); purchased through R. M. Light, Boston, June 12, 1974

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Marshall Dwinnell and the M. and M. Karolik Fund