Artist Eugène Delacroix, French, 1798-1863
Printer Villain, French, 1819-1822
Publisher Gihaut Frères, French, active 1820-1850
Title
  • Polonius et Hamlet
  • Hamlet (series title)
Date between 1834 and 1843
Medium lithograph printed in black ink on wove paper
Dimensions Image (excluding letters): 9 3/4 × 7 1/8 inches (24.8 × 18.1 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 67.260
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, printed below image, center: Que lisez vous, Monseigneur? des mots, des mots, des mots.
Lower right: Lith. de Villain
1968-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)