Mexican Bullfighter Painting

This image shows a bullfighter ‘making a pass’ with his cape to lure the bull behind him where the cape has been displayed.

Distribuido Por: Publicaciones Barrera P. O. Box 2, Laredo, Texas

The description states, first in Spanish, then English:

EL PENDULO DE JORGE AGUILAR “EL RANCHERO’

THE “PENDULUM PASS” BY JORGE AGUILAR “EL RANCHERO”

— The move described is so named for the movement of the matador’s arm behind his back as he waves the cape. His nickname¬†was earned charro bullfighting. He died in the ring.

This card likely dates from the 1960s.

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