The Death of Hamlet

Eugène Delacroix (French, 1798–1863)
The Death of Hamlet, 1834–43

Pencil on paper
Paper: 5 3/16 x 5 11/16 in. (13.2 x 14.4 cm); frame: 12 15/16 x 15 in. (32.9 x 38.1 cm)
Initialed in red, lower right corner: E. D.
Stamped (?) in black on mat below image: Eug. DELACROIX
William Lowe Bryan Memorial, 57.19

Provenance

1957, IU Art Museum purchase from Weyhe Gallery, New York

Exhibitions

June 19–August 11, 1968, "The Academic Tradition: An Exhibition of Nineteenth-Century French Drawings," Indiana University Art Museum, Bloomington (cat. no. 45)

October 27–November 13, 1976, "Selections from the James Adams Memorial Collection," Indiana University Art Museum, Bloomington

May 18–June 27, 1982, “Homage to James S. and Elizabeth G. Adams,” Indiana University Art Museum, Bloomington (cat. p. 48)

Remarks

Study for lithograph series executed between 1834 and 1843