'Girl Seated in a Cemetery' by Eugene Delacroix. Delacroix (1798-1863) was a French Romantic artist regarded from the outset of his career as the leader of the French Romantic school. Delacroix's use of expressive brushstrokes and his study of the optical effects of colour profoundly shaped the work of the Impressionists, while his passion for the exotic inspired the artists of the Symbolist movement. Delacroix took for his inspiration the art of Rubens and painters of the Venetian…
Eugene Delacroix Self-Portrait. (26 April 1798 – 13 August 1863) was a French Romantic artist regarded from the outset of his career as the leader of the French Romantic school.
EUGENE DELACROIX (French): The Bride of Abydos is a poem written by Lord Byron in 1813. Along with "exotic" locations, Romantic painters were inspired by stories from poetry and literature!.
The Women of Algiers (In Their Apartment) 1834, oil on canvas, Eugène Delacroix