Magnet Delacroix - Horse Frightened by a Thunderstorm

Magnet Delacroix - Horse Frightened by a Thunderstorm

Eugène Delacroix (1798 - 1863)
Horse frightened by the storm, details (1829); - Watercolour on paper 23.6 x 32 cm - Budapest Museum of Fine Arts



Dimensions :
6,5 x 6,5 cm
Theme :
Art movements :
19th century, French paintings, Romanticism, French art
Artist :
Eugène Delacroix (1798-1863)
Materials :
Cardboard, Magnet
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Eugène Delacroix (1798-1863)

A French painter born in Charenton-Saint-Maurice, he is considered to be the main representative of romanticism in 19th century French painting. With a solid reputation, he received major orders from the State for canvases and decorations for walls and ceilings of public monuments. In the following years, he produced works inspired by historical or literary anecdotes as well as contemporary events (Freedom Guiding the People) or a trip to the Maghreb (Women of Algiers in their apartments).