Portrait of the Matador Pedro Romero

Oil on canvas | 84.1 x 65cm | c. 1795–98

Francisco de Goya

Francisco de Goya, the most important Spanish painter after Velázquez, was, like his predecessor, a master portraitist. This portrait depicts Pedro Romero (1754–1839), one of the greatest toreadors of all time, idolized for his courage and control as...
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