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The very skilful Student of Falces, wrapped in his cape, tricks the bull with the play of his body
(El diestrĂ­simo estudiante de Falces, embozado burla al toro con sus quiebros)
(c. 1815-1816); published 1816
plate 14 from La Tauromaquia (The art of bullfighting) series (c. 1815-1816)

etching, aquatint, drypoint and burin
20.2 × 30.6 cm (image) 24.9 × 35.6 cm (plate) 26.8 × 37.0 cm (sheet)
Place/s of Execution
Madrid, Spain
Catalogue/s Raisonné
Harris 217.III.1
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