Olga's Gallery

Eugène Delacroix


George Sand.

1838. (unfinished). Oil on canvas. Ordrupgaardsamlingen, Ordrupgaard, Copenhagen, Denmark. Read Note.

Eugène Delacroix. George Sand.

George Sand (pen name of Amandine Aurore Lucie Dupin, Baronne Dudevant), (1804–1876), French novelist, born in Paris. Her complete works are over 100 volumes; among them are Indiana, Valentine, Consuelo. In 1836-49 she was a mistress of Chopin.