Romantic Saint-Germain des
This famous little place is the heart of St-Germain des Pres left bank
"chic adresse". All around, you will find many prestigious stores of
materials, decoration and antiques. Many artists have painted this
Place. You will find there the Musée Delacroix. This
is where the artist lived and worked from 1857 until his death in 1863. the
renovated and enlarged museum holds changing temporary
exhibitions of Delacroix's work (consult Pariscope for details).
here permanently in the painter's old apartment and studio are a few of
watercolours, a self-portrait of him dressed as Hamlet and some graphic
of a lion hunt. Delacroix's major work is exhibited permanently at the
and the musee d'Orsay, and you can see the murals he painted at nearby
Musee delacroix, 6, rue de
Furstenberg. Daily except tuesday 9h30-5h30pm.