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The Queen Tries to Console Hamlet (Act I, Sc. II, from Hamlet)

La Reine s'efforce de consoler Hamlet

1834
Eugène Delacroix (French, 1798–1863)


Catalogue Raisonné

Delteil 103 ii/iv

Dimensions

Image: 25.4 x 19.7 cm (10 x 7 3/4 in.) Sheet: 43 x 32.9 cm (16 15/16 x 12 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

B1229

Medium or Technique

Lithograph

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

on chine collé

Inscription

"Cher Hamlet, écarte cette sombre apparence, et jette un regard ami sur le roi"; in margin, lr: "Lith. de Villain"

Signed

Signed and dated in the stone, lr: "Eug. Delacroix 1834"

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock