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Courage viril de la célèbre Pajuelera dans la place de Saragosse.: P.1164-R

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Current Location: In storage


Courage viril de la célèbre Pajuelera dans la place de Saragosse.
Translated as: Manly courage of the celebrated Pajuelera in [the ring] at Saragossa
La Taureaumachie - Plate 22


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


Plate 22 from the third edition of La Tauromaquia: La Taureaumachie, Recueil de Quarante Estampes Inventées et Gravées à l'Eau-forte par Don Francisco Goya y Lucientes, Paris, Loizelet, Rue des Beaux-Arts, 12.

Third state, on Arches paper

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 252 mm Width 353 mm
Sheet Height 330 mm Width 494 mm

Techniques used in production

Burnishing (printmaking)

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: signed in reverse

  • Text: Goya
  • Location: Image lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 22
  • Location: Plate upper right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Number

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.1164-R
Primary reference Number: 2849
Harris (Goya): 225 III.3
Delteil: 245
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 2 March 2023 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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