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Hamlet and the Corpse of Polonius (Act III Sc. IV, from Hamlet)

Hamlet et le Cadavre de Polonius

1835
Eugène Delacroix (French, 1798–1863)


Catalogue Raisonné

Delteil 113 ii/iv

Dimensions

Image: 25.5 x 17.8 cm (10 1/16 x 7 in.) Sheet: 40.7 x 30.3 cm (16 x 11 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

B1235

Medium or Technique

Lithograph

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

on chine collé

Inscription

"Vraiment ce conseiller est maintenant bien silencieux, bien discret, bien grave, lui qui dans sa vie, était le drôle le plus bavard du monde"; in margin lr: "Lith.de Villain"

Signed

Signed and dated in the stone, lr: Eug. Delacroix 1835

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock