Combat dans une voiture attelèe de deux mulets. (Flight in a carriage harnessed to two mules); rejected plate [G] for the series "Tauromaquia" (Bullfighting)

Drawn and etched 1815–16; printed 1876
Francisco Goya y Lucientes (Spanish, 1746–1828), Printer Loizelet (French, 19th century)

Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 243, III, 3; Delteil 0263


Sheet: 32.5 x 48.5 cm (12 13/16 x 19 1/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Etching, burnished lavis or mottled tint, drypoint, and burin, with added roulette; posthumous printing

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings



Posthumous printing, Paris, 1876 edition by Loizelet (H. III, 3).

This plate was never published by Goya and the reverse was used to make plate 22 of the published series. It was first published with a French title in Paris by Loizelet in 1876 with the rest of the series with the title “La Taureaumachie/ Receuil de quarante estampes inventées et gravées à l’eau-forte/ Par Don Francisco Goya y Lucientes/ Paris/ Loizelet, Rue des Beaux-Arts, 12” or “La Tauromachie/ Receuil de Quarante Estampes/ Representant/ Différentes manieres et feintes de l’art de combattre les Taureaux…”


PDP Watermark Type: Fragment of Arches


W.G. Russell Allen (1882-1955), Boston; bequest April 1974

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen