Artist Francis Seymour Haden, English, 1818-1910
  • Breaking up of the Agamemnon
  • Breaking up of the Agamemnon, No. 1 (alternate title)
Date 1870
Medium Etching and drypoint printed in brown ink on laid paper
Dimensions Plate: 7 5/8 × 16 1/4 inches (19.4 × 41.3 cm)
Sheet: 11 3/4 × 19 inches (29.8 × 48.3 cm)
Credit Line City of Detroit Purchase
Accession Number 21.63
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed and dated, in plate, lower left: Seymour Haden 1870
Marks Stamped, in black, lower left corner of plate: [artist's estate] (Lugt 1048)
Stamped, in black, verso: [artist's signature] (Lugt 1227)
Inscriptions Inscribed, in pencil, lower left
Inscribed, corner: 60
Inscribed, lower left, verso: C4001 | C2701 [crossed-out] | H145 Breaking up of the Agamemnon
1921-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Harrington, H.N. The Engraved Work of Sir Francis Seymour Haden, P.R.E. Liverpool, 1910, p. 71, no. 145 I/II.