Collection Online

The rabble hamstring the bull with lances, sickles, banderillas and other weapons
(Desjarrete de la canalla con lanzas, medias-lunas, banderillas y otras armas)
(c. 1815-1816); published 1816
plate 12 from La Tauromaquia (The art of bullfighting) series (c. 1815-1816)

etching, burnished aquatint and drypoint
21.0 × 31.1 cm (image) 25.0 × 35.0 cm (plate) 26.8 × 37.2 cm (sheet)
Place/s of Execution
Madrid, Spain
Catalogue/s Raisonné
Harris 215.III.1
printed in ink u.r.: 12
inscribed in pencil u.r.: E80
printed in red ink l.l.: CLR (Lugt 595: Rutherston)
printed 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