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The Nuttall Encyclopedia
A French painter, born at Charenton, dep. of Seine; one of the greatest French painters of the 19th century; was the head of the French Romantic school, a brilliant colourist and a daring innovator; his very first success, "Dante crossing Acheron in Charon's Boat," forms an epoch in the history of contemporary art; besides his pictures, which were numerous, he executed decorations and produced lithographic illustrations of "Hamlet," "Macbeth," and Goethe's "Faust" (1799-1863).
Wood, James, ed. Entry for 'Delacroix, Eugène'. The Nuttall Encyclopedia. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/nut/d/delacroix-eugne.html. Frederick Warne & Co Ltd. London. 1900.