Artist Eugène Delacroix, French, 1798-1863
Printer Villain, French, 1819-1822
Publisher Gihaut Frères, French, active 1820-1850
  • Le fantome sur la terrasse
  • Hamlet (series title)
Date 1843
Medium lithograph printed in black ink on wove paper
Dimensions Image (excluding letters): 10 1/8 × 7 1/2 inches (25.7 × 19.1 cm)
Sheet: 16 3/8 × 10 3/4 inches (41.6 × 27.3 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, John S. Newberry Fund
Accession Number 67.259
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed on stone, lower right: Eug. Delacroix
Inscriptions Inscribed, printed below image, center: Je suis l'esprit de ton pere\...Venge le d'un meurtre infame et denature.
Lower right: Lith. de Villain.
In pencil, center bottom margin: 2 [circled]
Dated on stone, lower right: 1843
1968-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)