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Eugene Delacroix
Introduction (p. xxiv) - Journal (1822 - 1824 and 1847 - 1863)

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Eugene Delacroix
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Born: April 26, 1798

Died: August 13, 1863 (aged 65)

Nationality: French

Occupation: Artist

Bio: Ferdinand Victor Eugène Delacroix 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.

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