Le Grand Opéra (The Grand Opera). 1821.
Ferdinand Victor Eugène Delacroix
* 1798 in Charenton-Saint-Maurice † 1863 in Paris
Lithograph. Size of sheet: 24.9 x 18.7 cm.
Literature: Delteil 32.II.
Printed by Charles Motte (1785-1836).
Satirical caricature of the Grand Opéra denouncing the decline of the institution. It was published anonymous in the liberal daily Le Miroir the 26th of July 1821.