Artist Eugène Delacroix, French, 1798-1863
Printer Villain, French, 1819-1822
Printer Gihaut Frères, French, active 1820-1850
Title
  • Le meutre de Polonius
  • Hamlet (series title)
Date between 1834 and 1843
Medium lithograph printed in black ink on wove paper
Dimensions Image (excluding letters): 9 1/2 × 7 1/2 inches (24.1 × 19.1 cm)
Sheet: 16 3/8 × 10 7/8 inches (41.6 × 27.6 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, John S. Newberry Fund
Accession Number 67.264
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, printed below image, center: Qu'est ce donc?...Un Rat
In pencil, center bottom margin: 4 [circled]
1968-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)