Quotes by
Eugene Delacroix

[1798 – 1863] was the most important of the French Romantic painters

quoted in "French Primitive Photography", Philadelphia 1969[cited in "From today painting is dead – The Beginnings of Photography" (catalogue of exhibition in The Victoria & Albert Museum 16 March – 14 May 1972 p. 48), caption to item no. 532 showing photographs of nude models taken from an album belonging to Delacroix. The models are said to be in poses arranged by Delacroix.]


1853 (quoted in the Introduction to “Victorian Erotic Photography”) [cited in: “Creative Camera” April 1974, p. 123]