Jean-Léon Gérôme was a French artist born on May 11, 1824. Gérôme contributed to the Academic and Orientalist movements and died on January 10, 1904. Get notified when Jean-Léon Gérôme's biography is complete:
A childhood introduction to death leads to success, at a price
The worst painter of the 19th century
"To live so filled with ambition, and at the end, oblivion!"
Drama, movement and a search for the exotic
The poetry of sand and sun
Capturing details from 2000 miles away