Jean-Léon Gérôme

1824 (Vésoul) / 1904 (Paris)
Living in : Paris
Working in : Paris

Unpopular for being too popular, Jean-Léon Gérôme suffered the opprobrium of being the last of the firemen in the 20th century. Much better than Cabanel, his neo-Greek, historical and Orientalist art nevertheless heralds the decadent aesthetic and anticipates Hollywood cinema.

Artist's issues

Issue 38

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