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Topic: bullfighting

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[A Spanish nobleman places the lance]

[A Spanish nobleman places the lance]

Print shows a picador about to thrust a lance into the shoulder of a bull charging a bullfighter holding a cape.

La suerte de la capa / Lake Price.

La suerte de la capa / Lake Price.

Illustration shows a bull charging as the matador plays the cape.

Chulos playing the bull / Lake Price.

Chulos playing the bull / Lake Price.

Men luring bull away from matador(?).

The Spanish bull-fights, illustrated from original sketches made in the plazas of Madrid, Seville, Cadiz & c. Drawn from nature and on stone by Lake Price / Lake Price, Madrid.

The Spanish bull-fights, illustrated from original sketches made in th...

Title page illustration for "The Spanish bull-fights" showing people standing outside a booking office in Madrid; also shows a blind man and a beggar.

Valencia. La plaza de toros

Valencia. La plaza de toros

The amphitheater for bull fighting, with railroad cars in the foreground. In album: Spain, opposite p. 55. No. 894.

The bulls in the corral of the plaza / Lake Price, Madrid.

The bulls in the corral of the plaza / Lake Price, Madrid.

Illustration shows a man with a long stick stepping into a corral with several bulls.

Matadors / Lake Price, Madrid.

Matadors / Lake Price, Madrid.

Illustration shows three matadors: Josè Redondo, "El Chiclanero"; Juan Lucas Blanco, of Seville; and Julian Casas, "El Salamanquino"; full-length portraits, standing.

Mules of the Plaza de Toros

Mules of the Plaza de Toros

Illustration shows three mules, decorated for the bullfighting pageantry, standing outside the entrance to the plaza; a saddle in on the ground in the lower right foreground.

The alguazil delivering the keys of the toril / Lake Price.

The alguazil delivering the keys of the toril / Lake Price.

Illustration shows an official on horseback handing the keys to the bullpen to a man holding a ceremonial pillow waiting to receive them.

Toreros reposing between the bulls / Lake Price.

Toreros reposing between the bulls / Lake Price.

Illustration shows bullfighters standing along the wall of a stadium, resting between bullfights.

The plaza de toros of Madrid

The plaza de toros of Madrid

Illustration shows bullfighting in the Plaza de toros, a stadium, in Madrid.

Entry of the toreros in procession / Lake Price, Seville.

Entry of the toreros in procession / Lake Price, Seville.

Illustration shows bullfighters in procession in a stadium, Seville, Spain.

Segunda calavera taurina de la nueva estudiantina. A este toro delgado cual espina, hoy lo viene a torear la estudiantina

Segunda calavera taurina de la nueva estudiantina. A este toro delgado...

Broadside shows four human skeletons in triangular hats and carrying musical instruments taunting a skeleton bull. The text, in verse, conveys the slaying of the bull and speaks of death in general.

Bravo! Señor Clevelando!! / Gillam.

Bravo! Señor Clevelando!! / Gillam.

Illustration shows Grover Cleveland, former mayor of Buffalo and current governor of New York, as a bullfighter standing with his right foot on the head a bison labeled "Buffalo Democracy" with one dart labeled... more

La Calavera Sevillana, esta hermosa calavera que fue de un grande torero, viene a presidir las fiestas que nos va a dar Cuatro Dedos

La Calavera Sevillana, esta hermosa calavera que fue de un grande tore...

Broadside shows a skull decorated with the implements and costume of bullfighting. Small skulls and skeletons decorate the borders. The text in calavera verse conveys a listing of the better known bullfighters ... more

La Calavera Sevillana esta hermosa calavera que fue de un grande torero. Viene a presidir las fiestas que nos va a dar Cuatro Dedos

La Calavera Sevillana esta hermosa calavera que fue de un grande torer...

Broadside shows skull decorated with the implements and costume of bullfighting. Small skulls and skeletons decorate the borders. The text in calavera verse conveys a listing of the better known bullfighters in... more

Inmemorables recuerdos de la plaza de toros en Mixcoac, inauguración verificada el Domingo, 20 de Mayo de 1894

Inmemorables recuerdos de la plaza de toros en Mixcoac, inauguración v...

Broadside shows a matador challenging a bull in three vignettes. The text conveys a exciting run of bullfights in which six bulls are brought out onto the plaza and four bullfighters are injured. The second tex... more

Toreador attento

Toreador attento

No accession number. Published in: Washington post. This catalog record contains preliminary or unverified data from a project done in BRS software, ca. 1985. mm / 860224.

The fearless toreador / Dalrymple.

The fearless toreador / Dalrymple.

Print shows Émile Zola as a bullfighter holding a cape labeled "La Vérité" and a quill pen labeled "Zola", facing a charging bull that is wearing a phrygian cap labeled "France" and has been stabbed in the back... more

The mote in our neighbor's eye / J.S. Pughe.

The mote in our neighbor's eye / J.S. Pughe.

Print shows at center, Uncle Sam as a policeman attempting to stop a bullfight, calling it a "brutal and degrading sport"; vignettes surrounding the main image show a "Six Day Bicycle Race" with exhausted rider... more

Mexican Bull Ring--Flaunting the scarlet

Mexican Bull Ring--Flaunting the scarlet

Bullfight in progress, with fans in background.

Travel views of Europe

Travel views of Europe

Purchase; Genthe Estate; 1942 or 1943.

Travel views of Europe

Travel views of Europe

Purchase; Genthe Estate; 1942 or 1943.

Travel views of Europe

Travel views of Europe

Purchase; Genthe Estate; 1942 or 1943.

Travel views of Europe

Travel views of Europe

Purchase; Genthe Estate; 1942 or 1943.

Travel views of Europe

Travel views of Europe

Title devised. Purchase; Genthe Estate; 1942 or 1943.

Travel views of Europe

Travel views of Europe

Purchase; Genthe Estate; 1942 or 1943.

Travel views of Europe

Travel views of Europe

Purchase; Genthe Estate; 1942 or 1943.

Ready for the next / Keppler.

Ready for the next / Keppler.

Illustration shows Uncle Sam as a matador wiping the blood off his sword after dispatching a bull labeled "Beef Trust" in a bullring with a portly man labeled "Monoply" anxiously leaning over the wall. Title fr... more

La calavera taurina ya llegó a todo correr, gritando con mucha muina: que toreros van a ver

La calavera taurina ya llegó a todo correr, gritando con mucha muina: ...

Broadside shows skull decorated and small skulls and skeletons. The text, in calavera verse (epitaph), conveys a listing of the better known Mexican bullfighters.

Legítimos versos de Lino Zamora traidos del Real de Zacatecas

Legítimos versos de Lino Zamora traidos del Real de Zacatecas

Broadside, on recto, shows a banderillero (person who wounds bull with decorated spiked rods during a bullfight) challenging a bull. Image of spectators at a bullfight on the verso. The verse conveys the death ... more

The grand entrance

The grand entrance

(DLC/PP-1933:0055). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: Spanish Sketches / Edward Penfield. New York : Charles Scribner's Sons, 1911, p. 117.

The great American bull-fight / Kep.

The great American bull-fight / Kep.

Illustration shows a bullfight with Theodore Roosevelt as the bull surrounded by picadors and banderilleros labeled "La Follette, Root, Taft, Sherman, Bryan, Watterson, [and] Crane", and William Barnes, who is ... more

Bullfight at the Mexican Rodeo Extravaganza, part of the National Western Stock Show festivities in Denver, Colorado. In this event, the bull is not harmed and lives to perform again

Bullfight at the Mexican Rodeo Extravaganza, part of the National West...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Credit line: Gates Frontiers Fund Colorado Collection within the Carol M. Highsmith Archive, Library of Congress, Prints and Photograp... more

Bullfighting at the Mexican Rodeo Extravaganza, part of the National Western Stock Show festivities in Denver, Colorado

Bullfighting at the Mexican Rodeo Extravaganza, part of the National W...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Credit line: Gates Frontiers Fund Colorado Collection within the Carol M. Highsmith Archive, Library of Congress, Prints and Photograp... more

The leap or salta tras cuernos / Lake Price.

The leap or salta tras cuernos / Lake Price.

Illustration shows a matador, during a bullfight, leaping from the path of a charging bull as it dives into the cape. Signed on stone. No. 17.

Suspiros de los angeles

Suspiros de los angeles

Broadside shows masthead with musical instruments, sheet music, and books and two cherubs on recto. The text consist of three love songs: "Angels sighing," "The same as yesterday," and "The zenzontle." On the v... more

Suspiros de los angeles

Suspiros de los angeles

Broadside shows masthead with musical instruments, sheet music, and books and two cherubs on recto. The text consist of three love songs: "Angels sighing," "The same as yesterday," and "The zenzontle." On the v... more

Legítimos versos de Lino Zamora traidos del Real de Zacatecas

Legítimos versos de Lino Zamora traidos del Real de Zacatecas

Broadside shows a banderillero (person who wounds a bull with decorated spikes during a bullfight) challenging a bull on recto, and spectators at a bullfight on the verso. The verse conveys the death of Lino Za... more

Legítimos versos de Lino Zamora traidos del Real de Zacatecas

Legítimos versos de Lino Zamora traidos del Real de Zacatecas

Broadside shows a banderillero (person who wounds a bull with decorated spikes during a bullfight) challenging a bull on recto, and spectators at a bullfight on the verso. The verse conveys the death of Lino Za... more

Esta es la segunda parte de los versos a Ponciano y un recuerdo de sus hechos a este diestro mexicano

Esta es la segunda parte de los versos a Ponciano y un recuerdo de sus...

Broadside shows full-length figure of Ponciano Díaz. The text in verse eulogizes his bullfighting talent. Díaz died on April 15, 1899.

Esta es la segunda parte de los versos a Ponciano y un recuerdo de sus hechos a este diestro mexicano

Esta es la segunda parte de los versos a Ponciano y un recuerdo de sus...

Broadside shows full-length figure of Ponciano Díaz. The text in verse eulogizes his bullfighting talent. Díaz died on April 15, 1899.

Pawnee Bill's historic wild west .. the bullfight ...

Pawnee Bill's historic wild west .. the bullfight ...

Top half shows bullfight; lower half shows parade of matadores, picadores, banderilleros, etc.

Pawnee Bill's historic wild west .. the bullfight ...

Pawnee Bill's historic wild west .. the bullfight ...

Top half shows bullfight; lower half shows parade of matadores, picadores, banderilleros, etc.