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Delacroix

(Ferdinand Victor) Eug?ne . 1798--1863, French romantic painter whose use of colour and free composition influenced impressionism. His paintings of historical and contemporary scenes include The Massacre at Chios (1824)
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The problematic relationship between text and image was a lifelong concern of Charles Baudelaire, and one of the forces driving him to return repeatedly over a period of twenty years to the work of Eugene Delacroix.
As depicted in the classic painting by Eugene Delacroix, ``Liberty Leading the People'' is the national symbol of France.
A super jumbo air freighter made its first landing in Japan on Friday to deliver a masterpiece by French painter Eugene Delacroix to be displayed in Tokyo.
The French painter Eugene Delacroix, one of the leading lights of the Romantic school, was famous for his orientalist works.
One canvas by Theodore Chasseriau and another attributed to Eugene Delacroix demonstrate the sweep and dash of the romantic movement.
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An eclectic selection of influences who inform her work follows: La Roldana, Francisco De Goya, Eugene Delacroix, Alice Neel, Louise Bourgeois, Betye Saar, Bessie Harvey, Faith Ringgold, Joe Brainard, Liliana Porter, Christopher Pekoc, Janine Antoni, and Tom Friedman.
The beasts, some more tame than others, recall the dynamic horses in the work of the French Romanticists Eugene Delacroix and Theodore Gericault.
The 100 franc note with 'Liberty Leading the People' by Eugene Delacroix was my favorite.
With over 800 paintings, including masterpieces by Sandro Botticelli, Raphael, Paolo Veronese, Salvator Rosa, Nicolas Poussin, dean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres, Eugene Delacroix and Joshua Reynolds, it is a collection to rival those of many public museums.