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The famous Martincho places the 'banderillas' playing the bull with the movement of his body

The famous Martincho places the 'banderillas' playing the bull with the movement of his body
(El famoso Martincho poniendo banderillas al quiebro)
(c. 1815-1816); published 1816
plate 15 from La Tauromaquia (The art of bullfighting) series (c. 1815-1816)

Medium
etching, burnished aquatint, drypoint and burin
Measurements
20.4 × 31.3 cm (image) 24.8 × 35.2 cm (plate) 26.8 × 37.0 cm (sheet)
Place/s of Execution
Madrid, Spain
Catalogue/s Raisonné
Harris 218.III.1
Inscription
printed in ink u.r.: 15
inscribed in pencil u.r.: E83
printed in red ink l.l.: CLR (Lugt 595: Rutherston)
printed in blue ink on reverse c.: PUBLIC LIBRARY OF VICTORIA
Accession Number
1998.255.15
Departments
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

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