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El Cid Campeador lanceando otro toro.: P.55-1937

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Object information

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Titles

El Cid Campeador lanceando otro toro.
Translated as: The Cid Campeador spearing another bull.
La Tauromaquia - Plate 11

Maker(s)

Printmaker: Goya y Lucientes, Francisco José de

Entities

Categories

Legal notes

The Ricketts and Shannon Collection. Bequeathed by Charles Shannon, 1937

Measurements and weight

Height: 216 mm
Width: 313 mm

Relative size of this object

31.3 m21.6 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1937) by Shannon, Charles Haslewood

Dating

Production date: AD 1816

Note

Plate 11 from the first edition of La Tauromaquia, set of 33 plates made for Goya in 1816.

Third state, on Sierra paper, cut impression

School or Style

Spanish

People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper

Techniques used in production

Aquatint
Burnishing (printmaking)
Engraving
Etching

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Goya
  • Location: Image lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.55-1937
Primary reference Number: 2502
Harris (Goya): 214 III.1
Delteil: 234 IV
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 7 June 2022 Last processed: Monday 25 July 2022

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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