Carlos V. lanceando un toro en la plaza de Valladolid. (Carlos V spearing a bull in the Valladolid plaza); from the series "Tauromaquia" (Bullfighting), plate 10

Carlos V mata un Toro de una lanzada en la plaza de Valladolid en las fiestas de Toros, que se celebraron allí por el nacimiento de su hojo Felipe II

1815–16
Francisco Goya y Lucientes (Spanish, 1746–1828)


Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 213, III, 1; Delteil 0233; Gassier & Wilson 1167

Dimensions

Platemark: 24.5 × 34.5 cm (9 5/8 × 13 9/16 in.) Sheet: 31.2 × 44 cm (12 5/16 × 17 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

1974.266

Medium or Technique

Etching, aquatint with burnishing and engraving, on laid paper; first edition

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

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

Markings

Verso: MFA stamp in brown ink of W. G. Russell Allen (Lugt 3593) , with MFA accession number in graphite

Provenance

William Goodwin Russell Allen (b. 1882 — d. 1955; Lugt 3593),Boston; 1974, bequest to MFA (Accession Date: April 10, 1974)

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen