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Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes (Spanish, 1746-1828) The Moors Use Donkeys as a Barrier Against the Bull

Auction:
2895B
Lot:
7
Sold for:
$523$425

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2895B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 13, 2016 12:00PM

Description:

Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes (Spanish, 1746-1828)

The Moors Use Donkeys as a Barrier Against the Bull, plate 17 from La Tauromaquia, 1816, fifth edition, published in 1921 (Harris, 220.III). Unsigned, plate number within the plate. Etching and aquatint on paper, plate size 9 3/4 x 13 3/4 in. (24.5 x 34.8 cm), framed.
Condition: Not examined out of frame.
Estimate $300-500


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Keywords

Francisco Jos� de Goya, Aquatint, Edition, Etchings, Francisco Goya, La Tauromaquia, Printing, Printmaking, Unfortunate Events in the Front Seats of the Ring of Madrid, and the Death of the Mayor of Torrejón

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