The Famous Martincho Places the Banderillas While Swerving, 1816

  • Francisco Goya, Spanish, 1746-1828

Etching, burnished aquatint, drypoint, and burin printed in brown ink on laid paper

  • Framed: Plate: 9 5/8 × 13 7/8 inches (24.4 × 35.2 cm) Sheet: 11 7/8 × 16 5/8 inches (30.2 × 42.2 cm)

Gift of Anna Scripps Whitcomb

45.50

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Drypoint
  • Aquatint
  • Etching (printing process)
  • Ink
  • Laid paper
  • Harpoon
  • Drypoint
  • Etching
  • Aquatint
  • Bull

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Inscribed, in plate, upper right: 15

Provenance

Anna Scripps Whitcomb; 1945-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Francisco Goya, The Famous Martincho Places the Banderillas While Swerving, 1816, etching, burnished aquatint, drypoint, and burin printed in brown ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Anna Scripps Whitcomb, 45.50.