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 ➔ La Tauromaquia (The Bullfighting)

Artwork
Medium:
Restrike Print
Date:
2004
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 15.25 in Width: 11.25 in
Description:
The title, La Tauromaquia means "The Bullfighting". There are ten scenes, all in black and white without borders. The top left image is of a procession of people, some walking and some behind on horses. they wear matador uniforms. The top right image is of a bull running into the matador's towel The left image of the second row is of a horse and a bull running towards the matador's towel The center image of the second row is of just a bull running into the matador's towel. The right image of the second row is of a bull chasing a matador. The left image of the third row is of a matador using banderillero sticks to stop the bull. The right image of the third row is of another matador using banderillero sticks to stop the bull in a different position. The left image of the bottom row is the bull diving low to hit the matador's towel. The center image of the bottom row is of a bull standing next to the matador and the flag is down. The right image of the bottom row is of a bull running through the towel.