Agamemnon se faisant couronner à huis-clos. - Cérémonie dont la simplicité n'exclut point une certaine majesté. (Agamemnon being crowned in private... a ceremony which in its simplicity does not lack a certain amount of grandeur.), plate 6 from Croquis Dramatiques

Honoré Victorin Daumier, French, 1808 - 1879



Lithograph on paper

Sheet: 10 1/8 × 14 1/4 in. (25.7 × 36.2 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Transferred from the Dartmouth College Library



Chez Aubert & Cie, Paris


Place Made: France, Europe


19th century

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Research Area


Not on view


Rudolph Ruzicka (1883-1978); given to the Dartmouth College Library, likely through the Estate of Tatiana Ruzicka (1915-1995) courtesy of Edward Connery Lathem (1926-2009); transferred to present collection.

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