Delacroix

[ duh-la-krwah ]
/ də laˈkrwɑ /

noun

(Fer·di·nand Vic·tor) Eu·gène [fer-dee-nahn veek-tawr œ-zhen], /fɛr diˈnɑ̃ vikˈtɔr œˈʒɛn/, 1798–1863, French painter.

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Delacroix
/ (French dəlakrwa) /

noun

(Ferdinand Victor) Eugène (øʒɛn). 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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