Massacres at Chios; Greek Families Awaiting Death or Slavery

Oil on canvas | 4.19 x 3.54m | Salon of 1824

Eugène Delacroix

The Massacre at Chios (French: Scène des massacres de Scio) is the second major oil painting by the French artist Eugène Delacroix. The work is more than four meters tall, and shows some of the horror of the wartime destruction visited on the Island ...
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