Artist Eugène Delacroix, French, 1798-1863
Title
  • The Board of Censors Moves Out
  • Le Déménagement de la censure (alternate title)
Date 1822
Medium lithograph printed in black ink on white wove paper
Dimensions Image, excluding caption: 7 5/8 × 12 1/4 inches (19.4 × 31.1 cm)
Sheet: 10 3/8 × 14 1/4 inches (26.4 × 36.2 cm)
Credit Line Museum Purchase, Lee and Tina Hills Graphic Arts Fund
Accession Number 2007.154
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, on stone, lower center: Le Déménagement
Inscribed, lithograph, lower left: de C. Motte;
Inscribed, lower right: Miroir [Journal]
Inscribed, in two columns, bottom margin, the names and corresponding numbers of the characters: N.º 1. Maison à louer. | 2. Pain-de-Sucre. | 3. Une Mazure. | 4. La Chaise. | 5. d'Outre-zèle. | 6. Cadet-Roussel. | 7. un Viellard. [sic] | 8. une Lourde-Oye. | 9. un Anonyme.
2007-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)