Artist Eugène Delacroix, French, 1798-1863
Printer Villain, French, 1819-1822
Printer Gihaut Frères, French, active 1820-1850
  • Hamlet et la reine
  • Hamlet (series title)
Date 1834
Medium lithograph printed in black ink on wove paper
Dimensions Image (excluding letters): 10 1/4 × 7 inches (26 × 17.8 cm)
Sheet: 16 1/4 × 10 7/8 inches (41.3 × 27.6 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, John S. Newberry Fund
Accession Number 67.265
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed on stone, upper right: Eug. Delacroix
Inscriptions Inscribed, printed below image, center: N'ajoute rien de plus: ces mots penetrent jusqu'a mon oreille comme autant de poignards | rien de plus, cher Hamlet
Lower right: Lith. de Villain
Dated on stone, upper right: 1834
1968-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)