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Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes
Spanish, 1746-1828

Dreadful events in the front rows of the ring at Madrid, and death of the mayor of Torrejón, plate 21 from The Art of Bullfighting, 1814/16, published 1816

Etching, burnished aquatint, lavis, drypoint and burin on ivory laid paper
210 x 320 mm (image); 247 x 355 mm (plate); 322 x 444 mm (sheet)

The Charles Deering Collection, 1927.3378.21

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