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Faust in the prison with Marguerite
(Faust dans la Prison de Marguerite)
plate 17 from Faust by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, published by Charles Motte, Paris, 1828

25.3 × 22.0 cm irreg. (image) 27.5 × 22.0 cm irreg. (image and text) 38.6 × 27.2 cm (sheet)
Catalogue/s Raisonné
Delteil 74 ii
2nd of 7 states
printed in ink l.l.: Delacroix invt (. under t) et Lithog·
printed in ink l.r.: Ch. Motte, Imp (...illeg.) Editeur, a Paris.
printed in ink l.c.: Faust. _ Reviens à toi! un seul pas et tu es libre... / Meph: _ ......... Que de paroles mutiles! que de delais et d'incertitudes! / mes chevaux frissonnent: l'aube blanchit l'horizon.
Accession Number
International Prints / International Prints and Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased through The Art Foundation of Victoria with the assistance of the National Gallery Women's Association, Governor, 1982
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of the Joe White Bequest
Gallery location
Not on display