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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

Artist's exhibitions

La lyre d'ivoire, Henry-Pierre Picou (1824-1895), et les Néo-grecs

25/10/2013 - 26/02/2014
(Nantes) Musée d'arts de Nantes

Les Juifs dans l’Orientalisme

07/03/2012 - 08/07/2012
(Paris) Musée d'art et d'histoire du Judaïsme

Jean-Léon Gérôme, l'Histoire en spectacle

19/10/2010 - 23/01/2011
(Paris) Musée d'Orsay