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Royal Tiger

Artist:
Eugène Delacroix (French, Charenton-Saint-Maurice 1798–1863 Paris)
Date:
1829–30
Medium:
Lithograph; between second and third states
Dimensions:
Image: 18 5/16 x 12 7/8 in. (46.5 x 32.7 cm)
Sheet: 23 1/4 x 18 3/8 in. (59 x 46.6 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
H. O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H. O. Havemeyer, 1929
Accession Number:
29.107.128
Not on view
Tigre royal

Inscription: Lettered in stone lower center: 'TIGRE ROYAL', lower right: 'Delacroix delt'

Marking: Sticker with red center HOH, bottom right, written in graphite on sticker: 'Tigre Royal L 83 Delacroix'
Delteil 80 (between state ii and iii); Delteil/Strauber 80 (betwee state iia and iii)
Adolphe Moreau Eugène Delacroix et son oeuvre. Librairie des Bibliophiles, Paris, 1873, cat. no. 43.

Alfred-Ernest Robaut L'Oeuvre complet d'Eugène Delacroix: Peintures, Dessins, Gravures, Lithographies. Paris, 1885, cat. no. 310.

Loys Delteil "Le Peintre-Graveur Illustré: Ingres & Delacroix". Vol. III, Paris, 1908, cat. no. 80, np.

Margret Stuffmann Eugène Delacroix. Themen und Variationen. Arbeiten auf Papier. Ex. cat. Städelsches Kunstinstitut, Frankfurt, Frankfurt, 1987, cat. no. I 11, p. 198.

Loys Delteil, Susan Elizabeth Strauber Delacroix: The Graphic Work : A Catalogue Raisonné. San Francisco, 1997, cat. no. 80, p. 204.

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