Sarah Bernhardt

(18441923)

Henriette-Rosine Bernard

The artist’s works:

Le Fou et la Mort
1877
Petit PalaisParis

Autoportrait en chimère
c.1880
Art Institute of ChicagoChicago

Portrait funéraire de Jacques Damala
c.1889
Metropolitan Museum of ArtNew York

Dague: Algues
1900
Petit PalaisParis

Sarah Bernhardt in Art:

Abbéma, Louise (1853-1927)
Sarah Bernhardt
1875
Musée d’OrsayParis

 

 

Abbéma, Louise (1853-1927)
Sarah Bernhardt à table
1885
Petit PalaisParis

 

 

Abbéma, Louise (1853-1927)
La Sorcière
1903
Musée d’OrsayParis

 

 

Abbéma, Louise (1853-1927)
Portrait de Sarah Bernhardt
1921
Musée d’OrsayParis

 

 

Abbéma, Louise (1853-1927)
Portrait de Sarah Bernhardt
19th–early 20th Century
Metropolitan Museum of ArtNew York

 

 

Gérôme, Jean-Léon (1824-1904)
Buste de Sarah Bernhardt
1895
Wadsworth AtheneumHartford

 

 

Gérôme, Jean-Léon (1824-1904)
Sarah Bernhardt
c.1895
Musée d’OrsayParis

 

 

Nadar (1820-1910)
Sarah Bernhardt
c.1864
Getty CenterLos Angeles

 

Born October 22 / October 23 1844 Paris (France)
Died March 26 1923 Paris (France)
Cause of death Kidney failure
Buried Cimetière du Père Lachaise (Paris)
Husband (1882-1889) Jacques Damala (1855-1889)
Occupation Actress Painter
Occupation Sculptor Writer
Awards Hollywood Walk of Fame Légion d’honneur
Pupil Gabrielle Colonna-Romano (1888-1981)