French icon vandalized at the Louvre: Anglican Ink, February 8, 2013 February 8, 2013Posted by geoconger in Anglican Ink, Crime.
Tags: art, Eugène Delacroix, Liberty Leading the People, Louvre
The Louvre Museum in Paris today announced that it was temporarily closing its Louvre-Lens gallery after a visitor defaced Eugène Delacroix’s Liberty Leading the People.
The French newspaper La Croix reported that on 7 Feb 2013 a 28 year old woman drew on the La Liberté guidant le peuple before she was apprehended by other patrons.
Read it all at Anglican Ink.