El famoso Martincho poniendo banderillas al quiebro. (The famous Martincho places the banderillas playing the bull with the movement of his body); from the series "Tauromaquia" (Bullfighting), plate 15

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 218, III, 1; Delteil 0238

Dimensions

Platemark: 24.5 x 35.2 cm (9 5/8 x 13 7/8 in.) Sheet: 31.2 x 44.4 cm (12 5/16 x 17 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1974.271

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

First edition, published 1816 (H. III, 1).
(‘b’ on MORATO paper)

Markings

PDP Watermark Type: Watermark: Morato

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen