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Un cavalier espagnol brisant des "rejoncillos" avec l'aide des chulos: P.1176-R

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Un cavalier espagnol brisant des "rejoncillos" avec l'aide des chulos
Translated as: A Spanish mounted knight breaking short spears with the help of assistants.
La Taureaumachie - Plate A


Printmaker: Goya y Lucientes, Francisco José de
Printer: Beillet, A.
Publisher: Loizelet, Eugène



Place(s) associated

  • Paris

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1917-12) by Murray, Charles Fairfax


Production date: AD 1876 : Published in 1876


Edition impression, with the letter "A", on Arches paper

Plate A from the seven additional plates prepared for the Tauromaquia series and first published by Loizelet in 1876 under the letters A-G in La Taureaumachie, Recueil de Quarante Estampes Inventées et Gravées à l'Eau-forte par Don Francisco de Goya, Paris, Loizelet, Rue des Beaux-Arts, 12

School or Style


People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Plate Height 250 mm Width 352 mm
Sheet Height 329 mm Width 498 mm

Techniques used in production

Burnishing (printmaking)

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: A
  • Location: Plate upper right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Letter

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.1176-R
Primary reference Number: 2546
Harris (Goya): 237 III.3
Delteil: 257 II
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 20 May 2021 Last processed: Friday 21 May 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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