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The Bride of Lammermoor

La Fiancée de Lammermoor
La Fiancée de Lammermoor (Edward and Lucy in the garden)

1830


Catalogue Raisonné

Delteil 083 i

Dimensions

Image: 22 x 17 cm (8 11/16 x 6 11/16 in.) Sheet: 38.8 x 28.8 cm (15 1/4 x 11 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

B1214

Medium or Technique

LIthograph

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

In margin, ul:"La fiancée de Lammermoor"; uc: "Walter Scott"; ur: "Chap. XXIX" (sic).
In margin ll: "Delacroix fect".; lr: "Imp. Lith. de E. Ardit).
Caption, in margin, ll: :"Et l'oiseau tomba aux pieds de Lucie/ dont la robe fut tachée de quelques gouttes/ de sang"; lc: "No. 17"; lr: "The bird dropped at the feet of Luci/ whose dress was stained with some spots/ of its blood"; below, ll: "A Paris, chez E. Ardit, Éditeur/ Rue Vivienne, No. 2"; lc: "January 1830"; lr: "London, by Engelmann, Graff, Coindet/ Dean Street Soho"

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock