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The spirited Moor Gazul is the first to spear bulls according to rules
(El animoso moro Gazul es el primero que lanceó toros en regla)
(c. 1815-1816); published 1816
plate 5 from La Tauromaquia (The art of bullfighting) series (c. 1815-1816)

etching, burnished aquatint and drypoint
20.5 × 30.8 cm (image) 24.7 × 35.2 cm (plate) 26.7 × 37.0 cm (sheet)
Place/s of Execution
Madrid, Spain
Catalogue/s Raisonné
Harris 208.III.1
printed in ink u.r.: 5
inscribed in pencil u.r.: E73
stamped in red ink l.l.: CLR (Lugt 595: Rutherston)
stamped in blue ink on reverse c.: PUBLIC LIBRARY OF VICTORIA
Accession Number
International Prints / International Prints and Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented by the National Art-Collections Fund, 1919
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of the Joe White Bequest
Gallery location
Not on display