Current Location:
Shelf 3C (PDC) -> Posada Print Collection Box 007
Location Notes:
PDC; Section 3; Shelf C; Posada Print Collection Box 007

José Guadalupe Posada Print Collection ➔ Escenas de Toros (Scenes of Bulls)

Artwork
Medium:
Restrike Print
Date:
2004
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 15.25 in Width: 11.5 in
Description:
The title, "Escenas de Toros" means "Scenes of Bulls". There are nine images on this piece, all in black and white without borders. The top left image is of a man riding a horse next to a bull. The top right image is of a man on a horse twirling a lasso to catch the bull that is riding next to them. The left of the second row is of two men prodding at a bull, one is on the ground and the other rides a horse. The right of the second row holds up banderilleros up to the bull who stands across from him. The center of the third row is of a bull, just standing. The left of the fourth row is of a man launching himself on a pole into the air as the bull runs into the pole. The right image of the fourth row is of a bull in front of a matador. The bottom left image is of a man being knocked down by a bull, he holds onto the horns. The bottom right image is of a bull killing the matador.