Height: 245.000 cm
Width: 353.000 cm
Prints and Drawings
Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes Otra locura suya en la misma plaza, an etching
Spain, etched AD 1815, first published 1816
‘Another madness of his in the same ring', plate 19 from the series Tauromaquia.
This print is from a set of 33
Here we have a matador called Martincho preparing to leap from a table over the bull's back, with his legs in irons. The subject is identified from an inscription in the set presented to Goya's friend Ceán Bermúdez, which is now in The British Museum. There is a preparatory drawing with considerable variations in the Museo del Prado, Madrid.
J. Wilson-Bareau, Goyas prints (London, The British Museum Press, 1981, R 1996)
P. Gassier and J. Wilson, The life and complete works of (New York, 1971)