Jewess of Algiers, 1833

  • Cadart and Luquet, French
  • Eugène Delacroix, French, 1798-1863
  • Auguste Delâtre, French, 1872-1907

Etching printed in black ink on laid paper

  • Framed: Plate: 8 3/8 × 6 7/8 inches (21.3 × 17.5 cm) Sheet: 21 1/8 × 13 3/4 inches (53.7 × 34.9 cm)

Founders Society Purchase, Robert H. Tannahill Foundation Fund

71.51

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Judaism
  • Etching (printing process)
  • Ink
  • Laid paper
  • Portrait
  • Servant
  • Woman
  • Etching
  • France
  • Alger
  • Seated
  • Female portrait

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Signed in plate, upper left: Eug Delacroix Artist's monogram in plate, upper left corner

Watermark: DF // 1[ ] 70

Inscribed above image, upper right: 171 Below image, lower left: Paris, CADART & LUQUET Editeurs. Titled, lower center: JUIVE D'ALGER. Lower right: Imp. Delatre, Paris. In pencil, lower right margin: 3eme Etat. (sur 4) | Etat expose au Musee de | Boston. Dated in plate, upper left: 1833

Provenance

1971-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Eugène Delacroix, Jewess of Algiers, 1833, etching printed in black ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, Robert H. Tannahill Foundation Fund, 71.51.