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La desgraciada muerte de Pepe Illo en la plaza de Madrid.: P.77-1937

Object information

Titles

La desgraciada muerte de Pepe Illo en la plaza de Madrid.
Translated as: The unlucky death of Pepe Illo in the ring at Madrid.
La Tauromaquia - Plate 33

Maker(s)

Goya y Lucientes, Francisco José de (Printmaker)

Measurements and weight

Height: 201 mm
Width: 305 mm

Relative size of this object

30.5 m20.1 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 33 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

Related exhibitions

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.77-1937
Primary reference Number: 2540
Harris (Goya): 236 III.1
Delteil: 256 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) "La desgraciada muerte de Pepe Illo en la plaza de Madrid." Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/2540 Accessed: 2022-07-03 16:48:45

Citation for Wikipedia

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