Developments in the 19th Century



 




Art Styles in 19th century - Art Map


 




SYMBOLISM

in

FRANCE




(Between Romanticism and Expressionism)


 




Gustave Moreau

(1826 - 1898)
 

 
     

 

(b Paris, 6 April ; d Paris, 18 April 1898).

French painter and teacher. He was a strongly individual artist whose highly wrought interpretations of mythical and religious scenes were widely admired during his lifetime.




 
 
The Daughters of Thespius
1853
 
   
The Scottish Horseman
1854
Gustave Moreau Museum, Paris
 
   
Athenians being Delivered to the Minotaur in the Cretan Labyrinthe
1855
   
Apollo and the Nine Muses
1856
 
   
View of the Villa Borthese
1858
 
   
Death Offers Crowns to the Winner of the Tournament
1860
Gustave Moreau Museum, Paris
   
Hesiod and the Muses
1860
Gustave Moreau Museum, Paris
 
 

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