The Moors use donkeys as a barrier to defend themselves against the bull whose horns have been tipped with balls

The Moors use donkeys as a barrier to defend themselves against the bull whose horns have been tipped with balls
(Palenque de los moros hecho con burros para defenderse del toro embolado)
plate 17 from La Tauromaquia (The Art of Bullfighting), published posthumously by Eugène Loizelet, Paris, 1876
(c. 1815-1816); published 1876

Artist/s name
Francisco GOYA y Lucientes


Medium
etching, aquatint, lavis, burnisher, drypoint and burin; reworking mainly in roulette
Measurements
26.8 x 37.1 cm (sheet)
Catalogue/s Raisonné/s
Harris 220.III.3
Edition
3rd edition
Accession Number
2086-4
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1949
Gallery Location
Not on display

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