La Reine s'efforce de consoler Hamlet (The Queen Tries to Comfort Hamlet), Act I, Scene II, from the Hamlet portfolio

Eugène Delacroix, French, 1798 - 1863

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1834

Lithograph on paper

80; 1st edition

Sheet: 22 x 16 in. (55.9 x 40.6 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through the Julia L. Whittier Fund

PR.951.84B

Publisher

Gihaut Frères, Paris

Geography/Culture

Europe, France

Period

19th century

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Inscription

Signed in stone, lower right: 1834/Eug. Delacroix; printed below image: Cher Hamlet ecarte cette sombre apparence, et jetteun regard ami/sur le roi; printed, lower right: Lith. de Villain

Exhibition History

Artistic Narrative: Delacroix and Redon, Lower Jewett Corridor, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, September 24-November 4, 1984.

Warner Bentley Showcases, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October-December 1971.

Provenance

Charles D. Childs, Boston, Massachusetts; sold to present collection, 1951.

Catalogue Raisonne

Delteil 103, Robaut 577

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