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The Way in Which the Ancient Spaniards Hunted Bulls on Horseback in the Open Country, plate one from The Art of Bullfighting

A work made of etching, burnished aquatint, and drypoint on ivory laid paper.
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  • A work made of etching, burnished aquatint, and drypoint on ivory laid paper.

Date:

1814/16, published 1816

Artist:

Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes
Spanish, 1746-1828

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Artist

Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes

Title

The Way in Which the Ancient Spaniards Hunted Bulls on Horseback in the Open Country, plate one from The Art of Bullfighting

Origin

Spain

Date

Made 1814–1816

Medium

Etching, burnished aquatint, and drypoint on ivory laid paper

Dimensions

210 x 310 mm (image); 250 x 352 mm (plate); 322 x 444 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

The Charles Deering Collection

Reference Number

1927.3378.1

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