About This Artwork

Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes
Spanish, 1746-1828

The Celebrated Picador, Fernando del Toro, Draws the Fierce Beast on with His Pique, plate 27 from The Art of Bullfighting, 1814/16, published 1816

Etching, burnished aquatint, drypoint and burin on ivory laid paper
204 x 320 mm (image); 245 x 352 mm (plate); 321 x 447 mm (sheet)

The Charles Deering Collection, 1927.3378.27

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