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A Gentleman of the Time of Francis I, 1833

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

Etching and drypoint printed in black ink on laid paper

  • Plate: 7 × 5 1/4 inches (17.8 × 13.3 cm) Sheet: 13 5/8 × 9 7/8 inches (34.6 × 25.1 cm)

Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps

09.1S354.50

Signed in plate, upper left: Eug. Delacroix Signed, monogram in upper right corner of image: ED [encircled]

Watermark: AQUA FORTISTES Collector's stamp, verso: J. Peoli (Lugt 2020)

Inscribed in plate upper right corner: 1. Lower right edge: Imp. Delatre, Paris. Titled, lower center: UN SEIGNEUR DU TEMPS DE FRANCOIS 1er.

May 1894, J. Peoli. 1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Eugène Delacroix, A Gentleman of the Time of Francis I, 1833, etching and drypoint printed in black ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps, 09.1S354.50.