Artist Charles Meryon, French, 1821-1868
Title
  • La Morgue, Paris
Date 1854
Medium Etching and drypoint printed in brown ink on laid paper
Dimensions Plate: 9 × 8 1/4 inches (22.9 × 21 cm)
Sheet: 12 5/8 × 11 1/2 inches (32.1 × 29.2 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Christian H. Hecker
Accession Number 52.300
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed in plate, lower left: C. Meryon del. sculp. mdcccliv
Marks Watermark: Hudelist
Inscriptions Inscribed in plate, lower right: Imp. Rue neuve St. Etienne-du- Mont - No 26 -
1953-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Burke, J. D. Charles Meryon: Prints and Drawings. New Haven, 1974, no. 74.