Night scene on the guards' platform, with Hamlet in the foreground, restrained by Horatio and Marcellus as he tries to follow his father's ghost, seen in the distance walking away and turning his head to look back; castle battlements and mountains in the background. 1835. Impression from the 1864 edition Lithograph
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