Prints and Drawings
Artist: Francisco Goya, Spanish, 1746–1828

Modo con que los antiguos españoles cazaban los toros á caballo en el campo (The way in which the ancient Spaniards hunted bulls on horseback in the open country), Plate 1 from the series La tauromaquia

n.d.

Etching, burnished aquatint, and drypoint

platemark: 25.1 × 35.4 cm (9 7/8 × 13 15/16 in.) sheet: 27.5 × 38 cm (10 13/16 × 14 15/16 in.)
Acquired from the University Print Purchase Fund
1946.308
Culture: 
Spanish
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Prints
Geography: 
Made in Spain
Status: 
By appointment
Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.