Palenque de los moros hecho con burros para defenderse del toro embolado. (Barricades that the Moors made with donkeys to defend themselves from a bull with covered horns); from the series "Tauromaquia" (Bullfighting), plate 17

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 220, III, 1; Delteil 0240

Dimensions

Platemark: 24.2 x 35 cm (9 1/2 x 13 3/4 in.) Sheet: 32.1 x 44.6 cm (12 5/8 x 17 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

1974.273

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

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

Markings

PDP Watermark Type: No watermark

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen