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El famoso Martincho poniendo banderillas al quiebro.: P.59-1937

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Object information

Titles

El famoso Martincho poniendo banderillas al quiebro.
Translated as: The famous Martincho places the banderillas playing the bull with the movement of his body.
La Tauromaquia - Plate 15

Maker(s)

Goya y Lucientes, Francisco José de (Printmaker)

Measurements and weight

Height: 201 mm
Width: 310 mm

Relative size of this object

31 m20.1 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Production date: AD 1816

Note

Plate 15 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 Drypoint Burnishing (printmaking) Engraving Etching

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.59-1937
Primary reference Number: 2506
Harris (Goya): 218 III.1
Delteil: 238 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

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