Macbeth consultant les sorcières (Macbeth Consulting the Witches). 1825.
Ferdinand Victor Eugène Delacroix
* 1798 in Charenton-Saint-Maurice † 1863 in Paris
Lithograph on chine-collé. Size of sheet: 51.5 x 39.9 cm.
Literature: Delteil 40.IV/V.
Printed by Godefroy Engelmann I (1788 - Mulhouse - 1839).
Fine impression on a full sheet before the change of the inscription of this famous image.
This is the first print by Delacroix based on a literary source, as well as the beginning of a series of illustrations of Shakespeare’s works.