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Faust and Mephistopheles in the Hartz Mountains (Goethe, Faust)

Series/Portfolio:
Faust
Artist:
Eugène Delacroix (French, Charenton-Saint-Maurice 1798–1863 Paris)
Date:
1825–27
Medium:
Lithograph; seventh state of seven
Dimensions:
Sheet: 19 1/4 x 12 9/16 in. (48.9 x 31.9 cm) Image: 9 3/4 × 8 1/4 in. (24.8 × 21 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Gift of David J. Impastato, 1962
Accession Number:
62.617.1
Not on view
Faust et Méphistophélès dans les montaignes du Hartz

Inscription: Lettered in stone lower center: "Delacroix inv.et Lithog. ... Lith. Goyer et Hermet, 7, pas. Dauphine... Meph: Nous sommes encore loin du terme de notre cause."
Delteil 71.vii; Delteil/Strauber 71.vii
Adolphe Moreau Eugène Delacroix et son oeuvre. Librairie des Bibliophiles, Paris, 1873, cat. no. 72.

Alfred-Ernest Robaut L'Oeuvre complet d'Eugène Delacroix: Peintures, Dessins, Gravures, Lithographies. Paris, 1885.

Loys Delteil "Le Peintre-Graveur Illustré: Ingres & Delacroix". Vol. III, Paris, 1908, cat. no. 71.vii.

Margret Stuffmann Eugène Delacroix. Themen und Variationen. Arbeiten auf Papier. Ex. cat. Städelsches Kunstinstitut, Frankfurt, Frankfurt, 1987, cat. no. E 24, p. 90.

Jacob Bean, Lee Johnson, William M. Griswold Eugène Delacroix (1798-1863): Paintings, Drawings, and Prints from North American Collections. Ex. cat. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1991, cat. no. 248.

Loys Delteil, Susan Elizabeth Strauber Delacroix: The Graphic Work : A Catalogue Raisonné. San Francisco, 1997, cat. no. 71.vii, p. 180.



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