Blacksmith, 1833

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

Aquatint printed in black ink on (possibly wove) paper

  • Framed: Plate: 8 7/8 × 6 3/8 inches (22.5 × 16.2 cm) Sheet: 14 3/8 × 11 1/4 inches (36.5 × 28.6 cm)

Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps

09.1S354

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Industry
  • Aquatint
  • Ink
  • Wove paper
  • Hammer (tool)
  • Blacksmith
  • Aquatint
  • Anvil (idiophone)
  • France

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Signed, monogram in upper right corner of image: ED [encircled]

Inscribed in plate above image, upper right: 290. Lower left: Eug. Delacroix sculp. Lower right: Imp. Delatre, Rue St. Jacques, 303, Paris. Titled, center bottom margin: UN FORGERON. Center bottom edge: Paris, Publie par CADART & LUQUET, Editeurs, 79, Rue Richelieu.

Provenance

June 1887, Pene Du Bois Sale. 1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Eugène Delacroix, Blacksmith, 1833, aquatint printed in black ink on (possibly wove) paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps, 09.1S354.