Jean-Leon Gerome

Bonaparte before the Sphinx



Jean-Leon Gerome - Bonaparte before the Sphinx



Jean-Leon Gerome
Bonaparte before the Sphinx
c. 1867-68
92.7 x 137 cm
Oil on canvas
Hearst Castle/Hearst San Simeon State Historical Monument


Literature

Catalogues raisonnés
Ackerman 175


Exhibitions

1997 Orientalism. Delacroix to Klee, Nr. 45

Other works by Jean-Léon Gérôme


Jean-Léon Gérôme The Death of Caesar
The Death of Caesar
1867

Jean-Léon Gérôme Painting Breathes Life into Sculpture
Painting Breathes Life into Sculpture
1893

Jean-Léon Gérôme Prayer in the Mosque
Prayer in the Mosque
1871

Jean-Léon Gérôme Androcles and the Lion
Androcles and the Lion
c. 1902

Jean-Léon Gérôme Pollice Verso
Pollice Verso
1872