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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)
(c. 1815-1816); published 1876
plate 17 from La Tauromaquia (The Art of Bullfighting), published posthumously by Eugène Loizelet, Paris, 1876

Artist/s name
etching, aquatint, lavis, burnisher, drypoint and burin; reworking mainly in roulette
26.8 x 37.1 cm (sheet)
Catalogue/s Raisonné
Harris 220.III.3
3rd edition
Accession Number
International Prints and Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1949
Gallery location
Not on display