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Un caballero español en plaza quebrando rejoncillos sin auxilio de los chulos. (A Spanish noble, without help of assistants, breaks short rejónes (spears) in the plaza); from the series "Tauromaquia" (Bullfighting), plate 13

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PDP Watermark Type: No watermark

Provenance

W.G. Russell Allen (1882-1955), Boston; bequest April 1974

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen

Drawn and etched about 1815–16; published 1816

Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 216, III, 1; Delteil 0236

Dimensions

Platemark: 24.5 x 35.2 cm (9 5/8 x 13 7/8 in.) Sheet: 32 x 44.4 cm (12 5/8 x 17 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1974.269

Medium or Technique

Etching, burnished aquatint, drypoint, and burin; first edition

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