The celebrated picador Fernando del Toro draws the fierce beast on with his pique

The celebrated picador Fernando del Toro draws the fierce beast on with his pique
(El célebre Fernando del Toro, barilarguero, obligando á la fiera con su garrocha)
plate 27 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
20.5 x 32.2 cm (image) 24.4 x 35.3 cm (plate) 26.8 x 37.2 cm (sheet)
Place/s of Execution
Madrid, Spain
Catalogue/s Raisonné/s
Harris 230.III.1
Accession Number
1998.255.27
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented by the National Art-Collections Fund, 1919
Gallery Location
Not on display

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