Gustave Moreau and the Eternal Feminine

Key works

  • Gustave Moreau
French 1826-1898
Hercules and Omphale
oil on canvas
104.5 x 65.0 cm
Musée Gustave Moreau (Inv. 13989)
© Photo RMN - Christian Jean

    Gustave Moreau
    French 1826-1898
    Hercules and Omphale
    oil on canvas
    104.5 x 65.0 cm
    Musée Gustave Moreau (Inv. 13989)
    © Photo RMN - Christian Jean

  • Gustave Moreau
French 1826-1898
Jupiter and Europa 1868
oil on canvas
175.0 x 130.0 cm
Musée GustaveMoreau (Cat. 191)
© Photo RMN - René-Gabriel Ojéda

    Gustave Moreau
    French 1826-1898
    Jupiter and Europa 1868
    oil on canvas
    175.0 x 130.0 cm
    Musée GustaveMoreau (Cat. 191)
    © Photo RMN - René-Gabriel Ojéda

  • Gustave Moreau
French 1826-1898
The sirens
oil on canvas
89.0 x 118.0 cm
Gustave Moreau Museum (Inv. 13957)
© Photo RMN - Christian Jean

    Gustave Moreau
    French 1826-1898
    The sirens
    oil on canvas
    89.0 x 118.0 cm
    Gustave Moreau Museum (Inv. 13957)
    © Photo RMN - Christian Jean

  • Gustave Moreau
French 1826-1898
Salomé 
pen and brown ink, pencil on glued-down tracing paper
44.5 x 26.0 cm
Musée Gustave Moreau (Des. 1588)
© Photo RMN - René-Gabriel Ojéda

    Gustave Moreau
    French 1826-1898
    Salomé
    pen and brown ink, pencil on glued-down tracing paper
    44.5 x 26.0 cm
    Musée Gustave Moreau (Des. 1588)
    © Photo RMN - René-Gabriel Ojéda

  • Gustave Moreau
French 1826-1898
Venice
watercolour
25.5 x 23.5 cm
Musee Gustave Moreau (Cat. 463)
© Photo RMN - René-Gabriel Ojéda

    Gustave Moreau
    French 1826-1898
    Venice
    watercolour
    25.5 x 23.5 cm
    Musee Gustave Moreau (Cat. 463)
    © Photo RMN - René-Gabriel Ojéda

  • The abduction of Deianira. Composition study 
black chalk, pencil
24.2 x 19.7 cm
Musée Gustave Moreau (Des. 704)
© Photo RMN – René-Gabriel Ojéda

    The abduction of Deianira. Composition study
    black chalk, pencil
    24.2 x 19.7 cm
    Musée Gustave Moreau (Des. 704)
    © Photo RMN – René-Gabriel Ojéda

  • Gustave Moreau
French 1826-1898
Salomé
oil on canvas
180.0 x 90.0 cm
Musée Gustave Moreau (Cat. 79)
© Photo RMN – René-Gabriel Ojéda

    Gustave Moreau
    French 1826-1898
    Salomé
    oil on canvas
    180.0 x 90.0 cm
    Musée Gustave Moreau (Cat. 79)
    © Photo RMN – René-Gabriel Ojéda