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From David to Delacroix

In 1799, Jacques-Louis David painted the portrait of Henriette de Verninac, Eugène Delacroix’s sister, then aged one. When she died, the painting passed into the hands of Delacroix, who kept it until his death in 1863.


Practical information

Musée Eugène-Delacroix

6, rue de Furstenberg, 75006 Paris.
Daily, except Tuesdays and certain
bank holidays from 9.30 a.m.
to 5 p.m.


Open daily except Tuesdays from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., and until 10 p.m. on Wednesdays and Fridays.

Admission fees:

Admission price : 5 e.
The musée du Louvre ticket
also gives access to the musée
Eugène-Delacroix on the same day.