Artist Charles Meryon, French, 1821-1868
Printer Auguste Delâtre, French, 1872-1907
  • Le stryge
Date 1853
Medium etching printed in black ink on chine collé
Dimensions Plate: 6 3/4 × 5 inches (17.1 × 12.7 cm)
Sheet: 15 × 10 5/8 inches (38.1 × 27 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Christian H. Hecker
Accession Number 52.303
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed in plate, lower left of image: C. M
In plate, outside frame of image, lower left: C. Meryon del. sculp- | MDCCCLIII [reversed]
Inscriptions Inscribed in plate, outside frame of image, lower right: A. Delatre imp. rue de la bucherie 6
1953-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Burke, J. D. Charles Meryon: Prints and Drawings. New Haven, 1974, nos. 8-13.