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

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,...

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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

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

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