Artist Eugène Delacroix, French, 1798-1863
Printer Villain, French, 1819-1822
Publisher Gihaut Frères, French, active 1820-1850
Title
  • Mort d'Hamlet
  • Hamlet (series title)
Date 1843
Medium lithograph printed in black ink on wove paper
Dimensions Image (excluding letters): 11 3/8 × 7 7/8 inches (28.9 × 20 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 67.269
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed on stone, lower right: Eug Delacroix.
Inscriptions Inscribed, printed below image, center: Ah | je meurs Horatie | justifie moi et ma cause aupres de ceux qui m'accuseraient... | Quelle vaste curee a faite la mort | que de princes frappes a la fois par le trepas
Lower right: Lith. de Villain.
Dated on stone, lower right: 1843
1968-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)