Vercingétorix

1829
Eugène Delacroix (French, 1798–1863)


Catalogue Raisonné

Delteil 090 ii

Dimensions

Overall: 24.8 x 18.4cm (9 3/4 x 7 1/4in.)

Accession Number

60.270

Medium or Technique

Crayon lithograph

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Printed by G. Engelmann
Famous artists (Ingres and Géricault, as well as Delacroix) were commissioned to execute historical endpieces in the early volumes of Picturesque and Romantic Travels in Old France.

Inscription

ll: "Lacroix 1829"; lr: "Lith de Engelmann"

Provenance

W.G. Russell Allen (1882-1955, Boston); by whom given to MFA by his estate April 14, 1960

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen