Mort d'Hamlet (The Death of Hamlet), Act V, Scene II, from the Hamlet portfolio

Eugène Delacroix, French, 1798 - 1863

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1843

Lithograph on paper

80; 1st edition

Image: 9 3/4 × 7 1/4 in. (24.8 × 18.4 cm)

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

PR.951.84N

Publisher

Gihaut Frères, Paris

Geography/Culture

Europe, France

Period

19th century

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Inscription

Signed and dated, lower right in stone: Eug. Delacroix/1843. Legend, below image: 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.

Exhibition History

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

Provenance

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

Catalogue Raisonne

Delteil 118, Robaut 597

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