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Title:
Plaza de Toros de TOLEDO
Size:
20.5 x 41"
Medium:
Lithograph
Price:
$2,250
INV. #:
12052
 
Rarae, Original one sheet linen backed Plaza de Toros de Toledo" bull fighting poster for 20 August 1942. Gradniosa Corrida de Toros. Grandiosa Corrida de Toros. Six bulls from the famous breeding.
Reknown matadores: DOMINGO ORTEGA ( Domingo Ortega, in full Domingo López Ortega (born Feb. 25, 1906, Borox, Toledo, Spain—died May 8, 1988, Madrid), Spanish matador noted for his daring and for his contribution to the literature of bullfighting) y Manuel Rodriguez MANOLETE. ( Manuel Laureano Rodríguez Sánchez (4 July 1917 – 29 August 1947), better known as Manolete, was a Spanish bullfighter. He rose to prominence shortly after the Spanish Civil War and is considered by some to be the greatest bullfighter of all time. In response to Manolete's death, General Francisco Franco, then dictator of Spain, ordered three days of "national mourning", during which only funeral dirges were heard on the radio.) Mano a Mano. Printed in Valencia Spain. Printed during World War II.