Artist Francisco Goya, Spanish, 1746-1828
Title
  • The Spirited Moor, Gazul, Is the First to Spear Bulls According to Rules
  • El animoso moro Gazul es el primero que lanceó toros en regla (alternate title)
  • La Tauromaquia | Bullfighting (series title)
  • La Tauromaquia, Plate 5 (alternate title)
Date 1816
Medium etching, burnished aquatint, and drypoint printed in brown ink on laid paper
Dimensions Plate: 9 3/4 × 14 inches (24.8 × 35.6 cm)
Sheet: 11 7/8 × 16 1/2 inches (30.2 × 41.9 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Anna Scripps Whitcomb
Accession Number 45.40
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, upper right: 5
Anna Scripps Whitcomb;
1945-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)