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Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes
Spanish, 1746-1828

A Moor Caught by the Bull in the Ring, plate 8 from The Art of Bullfighting, 1814/16, published 1816

Etching, burnished aquatint and drypoint on ivory laid paper
204 x 317 mm (image); 244 x 353 mm (plate); 322 x 450 mm (sheet)

The Charles Deering Collection, 1927.3378.8

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