Artist Nicolas-Toussaint Charlet, French, 1792-1845
Printer Villain, French, 1819-1822
Title
  • Hercule filant auprès d'Homphale
  • Hercules Spinning Near Omphale (translated title)
  • Album 1825 (series title)
Date 1825
Medium lithograph printed in black ink on wove paper
Dimensions Image: 5 1/4 × 6 1/4 inches (13.3 × 15.9 cm)
Sheet: 7 1/4 × 8 1/4 inches (18.4 × 21 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Robert H. Tannahill Foundation Fund
Accession Number 71.69
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, on stone, lower right of image: Charlet
Inscriptions Inscribed, below image: I. lith. de Vilain.
Inscribed, lower center margin: Hercule filant auprès d'Homphale.
1971-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Beraldi, Hénri. Les graveurs du XIXe siècle: guide de l'amateur d'estampes modernes, tome 4. Paris, 1886, p. 125 (ill.).