Delacroix at the Met: The Greek Connection

Delacroix at the Metropolitan Museum of Art runs through January 6, 2019. Photo by Eleni Sakellis

NEW YORK – The art exhibition entitled simply Delacroix opens to the public on September 17 and runs through January 6, 2019 at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in Manhattan. This extraordinary exhibition presents the French painter Eugène Delacroix (1798–1863), one of the greatest creative figures of the nineteenth century, and an impressive array of his work from the start of his career through to his later years.

A dominant figure in the art world of his time, Delacroix embodied the …

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