The Ghost of Marguerite Appearing to Faust, 1828

  • Eugène Delacroix, French, 1798-1863
  • Charles Motte, French, 1785-1836

Lithograph printed in black ink on chine collé

  • Image (proper): 11 × 13 3/4 inches (27.9 × 34.9 cm) Sheet: 13 × 18 1/4 inches (33 × 46.4 cm) Chine: 11 3/4 × 16 1/8 inches (29.8 × 41 cm)

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Bernard F. Walker

74.283

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Tragedy
  • Literature (humanities)
  • Chine collé
  • Lithography
  • Ink
  • Illustration (layout feature)
  • Man
  • Woman
  • Lithograph
  • Play
  • France
  • Ghost (spirit)
  • Faust

Stamp in red, lower left margin: Dr. H. Stinnes (Lugt Suppl. 1376a) Stamp in red, bottom left margin: Ph. Burty (Lugt 413) Stamp in black, bottom left margin: A. Beurdeley (Lugt 421) Unidentified stamp in black, verso

Center bottom edge of sheet: [illegible pencil notation]

Philippe Burty; A. Beurdeley; H. Stinnes. 1974-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Bulletin of the DIA 53 (1975): 129 (ill.).

Eugène Delacroix, The Ghost of Marguerite Appearing to Faust, 1828, lithograph printed in black ink on chine collé. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Bernard F. Walker, 74.283.