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Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes
Spanish, 1746-1828

A Spanish knight kills the bull after having lost his horse, plate nine from The Art of Bullfighting, 1814/16, published 1816

Etching, burnished aquatint and burin on ivory laid paper
204 x 313 mm (image); 247 x 353 mm (plate); 330 x 447 mm (sheet)

The Charles Deering Collection, 1927.3378.9

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