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) series (c. 1815-1816)
(c. 1815-1816); published 1816

Artist/s name
Francisco GOYA y Lucientes


Medium
etching, burnished aquatint, drypoint and burin
Measurements
19.9 x 31.2 cm (image) 24.8 x 35.2 cm (plate) 26.8 x 37.1 cm (sheet)
Place/s of Execution
Madrid, Spain
Catalogue/s Raisonné/s
Harris 220.III.1
Accession Number
1998.255.17
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented by the National Art-Collections Fund, 1919
Gallery Location
Not on display

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