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Pedro Romero matando á toro parado.: P.74-1937

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Pedro Romero matando á toro parado.
Translated as: Pedro Romero killing the halted bull.
La Tauromaquia - Plate 30


Printmaker: Goya y Lucientes, Francisco José de



Legal notes

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

Measurements and weight

Height: 209 mm
Width: 306 mm

Relative size of this object

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Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: AD 1816


Plate 30 from the first edition of La Tauromaquia, set of 33 plates made for Goya in 1816.

Third state, on Sierra paper, cut impression

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Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.74-1937
Primary reference Number: 2536
Harris (Goya): 233 III.1
Delteil: 253 IV
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 2 March 2023 Last processed: Thursday 2 March 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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