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Jane Shore (Act V, scene II)

Inscription

In margin, ll: "Eug. Delacroix invent: et delt:" lc: "Jane Shore. Acte V. Sc: IIme;" lr: "Lith de C. Motte"; below this: "SHORE. Cast every black and guilty thought behind thee . . . my arms, my heart, are open to receive thee, to bring thee back to thy forsaken home . . . SHO, Eloigne ces noires idées de tristesse et de faute . . . Mes bras, mon coeur te sont ouverts; viens, que je to famène dans ta maison abandonnée. (Rowe)"

Marks

In margin, ll: blind stamp of C. Motte

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

1828

Catalogue Raisonné

Delteil 076; Bér.5.161.

Accession Number

B1224

Medium or Technique

Lithograph

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