Jean-Léon Gérôme

(18241904)

The artist’s works:

Portrait de femme
1851
Art Institute of ChicagoChicago

César mort
c.1859
National Gallery of ArtWashington

Diogène
1860
Walters Art MuseumBaltimore

Phryné devant l’Areopage
1861
Hamburger KunsthalleHamburg

Jérusalem
1867
Musée d’OrsayParis

Étude des palmiers
probably 1868
Metropolitan Museum of ArtNew York

Vue de Médinet el-Fayoum
c.18681870
National Gallery of ArtWashington

Prière à la mosquée
1871
Metropolitan Museum of ArtNew York

Course de chariots
1876
Art Institute of ChicagoChicago

Anacréon, Bacchus et l’Amour
modeled 1878 (cast c.1893)
Art Institute of ChicagoChicago

La dernière prière des martyrs chrétiens
1883
Walters Art MuseumBaltimore

Café Maison, Le Caire
1884 or earlier
Metropolitan Museum of ArtNew York

Tigresse et ses petits
c.1884
Metropolitan Museum of ArtNew York

La douleur du pacha
1885
Joslyn Art MuseumOmaha

Femme au balcon
18871888
Metropolitan Museum of ArtNew York

Tigre aux aguets
c.1888
Museum of Fine ArtsHouston

Pygmalion et Galatée
c.1890
Metropolitan Museum of ArtNew York

Sarah Bernhardt
c.1895
Musée d’OrsayParis

Aigle expirant
modeled c.1900 (cast after 1902)
Art Institute of ChicagoChicago

Napoléon entrant au Caire
c.1900
Art Institute of ChicagoChicago

L’aigle expirant de Waterloo
c.1902
Museum of Fine ArtsHouston

Born May 11 1824 Vesoul (France)
Died January 10 1904 Paris (France)
Buried Cimetière de Montmartre (Paris)
Occupation Painter Sculptor
Title Grand officier de la Légion d’honneur