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Hamlet and Laertes in Ophelia's Grave (Act V, Scene I from Hamlet)

Hamlet et Laertes Dans la Fosse d'Ophélie

1843


Catalogue Raisonné

Delteil 117 i/iv

Dimensions

Image: 28.2 x 19.4 cm (11 1/8 x 7 5/8 in.) Sheet: 54.8 x 35.8 cm (21 9/16 x 14 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

2010.1322.14

Medium or Technique

Lithograph

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Portfolios

Part of the 1864 edition of sixteen lithographs.


Part of the 1864 edition of sixteen lithographs.
Hamlet. Seize Sujets Dessinés et Lithographiés par Eug. Delacroix. Paris: Dusac et Cie., Pagnerre, Michel Levy Frères, 1864. [Printed by Bertauts.].
Three additional prints have been added to the thirteen published in the 1843 edition, D.107, D. 114, and D. 117.
This, the 1st state, is considered very rare.

Signed

Signed and dated in the stone ll. "E. D. 1843."

Provenance

Between the 1950s and 1980s, acquired by Samuel Josefowitz (Lausanne, Switzerland and Whitchurch, England); March 19, 2004, sold by Josefowitz to Eijk and Rose-Marie van Otterloo (Naples, FL); 2010, gift of Eijk and Rose-Marie van Otterloo to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 26, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Eijk and Rose-Marie van Otterloo