Le Grand Opéra

Eugène Delacroix French

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Published in the new liberal daily "Le Miroir," this satirical lithograph shows an aging former star in a classical tunic hobbling along on crutches, his infirmity suggesting the decline of Le Grand Opéra.

Le Grand Opéra, Eugène Delacroix (French, Charenton-Saint-Maurice 1798–1863 Paris), Lithograph; second state of two

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