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El diestrisímo estudiante de Falces, embozado burla al toro con sus quiebros.: P.58-1937

Object information

Titles

El diestrisímo estudiante de Falces, embozado burla al toro con sus quiebros.
Translated as: The very skilful student of Falces, wrapped in his cape, tricks the bull with the play of his body.
La Tauromaquia - Plate 14

Maker(s)

Goya y Lucientes, Francisco José de (Printmaker)

Measurements and weight

Height: 199 mm
Width: 301 mm

Relative size of this object

30.1 m19.9 m What does this represent?

Relative size of this object is displayed using code inspired by Good Form and Spectacle's work on the British Museum's Waddeson Bequest website and their dimension drawer. They chose a tennis ball to represent a universally sized object, from which you could envisage the size of an object.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1937-12) by Shannon, Charles Haslewood

Dating

Production date: AD 1816

Note

Plate 14 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

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper

Techniques used in production

Aquatint Drypoint Engraving Etching

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Goya
  • Location: Image centre left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature

Related exhibitions

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.58-1937
Primary reference Number: 2505
Harris (Goya): 217 III.1
Delteil: 237 IV
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Monday 6 September 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "El diestrisímo estudiante de Falces, embozado burla al toro con sus quiebros." Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/2505 Accessed: 2022-06-30 01:54:16

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