World Reviewer rating

Not yet rated

Liberty Leading the People (Delacroix)

Listed under Works of Art in Paris, France.

  • Photo of Liberty Leading the People (Delacroix)
  • Photo of Liberty Leading the People (Delacroix)
Photo of Liberty Leading the People (Delacroix)
Photo by flickr user jay.tong
Pin It

Liberty Leading the People (La Liberte guidant le peuple) is a painting by Eugene Delacroix commemorating the Paris Revolt of 1830 in the centre of Paris...Liberty leads the people forward over the bodies of the fallen, holding the tricolore flag of the French Revolution in one hand and brandishing a bayonetted musket with the other...Delacroix painted his work in the autumn of 1830... http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Liberty_Leading_the_People... This piece is on display at the Louvre in Paris.

Read more about this.

Written by  Amber Due.

Comments, reviews and questions by other travellers

There are no posts. Why not be the first to have your say?

Post a comment, review or question

I want to
Question
My comment - optional
Rating - how would you rate this place or experience?
 

Who's been here

Similar Experiences

  • Guernica (Picasso)

    This famous painting by Picasso is 'about' the Nazi bombing of the Basque town of Guernica during the Spanish Civil War. It's …

  • The Last Supper (Da Vinci)

    The Last Supper (Italian: Il Cenacolo or L'Ultima Cena) is a 15th century mural painting in Milan created by Leonardo da Vinci …

  • The Creation of Adam (Michelangelo)

    'The Creation of Adam is a fresco on the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel, painted by Michelangelo Buonarroti circa 1511. It illus…

Related links

Contribute to this page