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Gustave Moreau

St Sebastian unbound by the Holy Women, 1869

Oil on panel
12 3/5 × 9 3/10 in
32 × 23.5 cm
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© The Saint Louis Art Museum, Saint Louis, Missouri (19:1968)
Gustave Moreau
French, 1826–1898
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A leading Symbolist, Gustave Moreau painted fantastical and mythological subject matter in a …

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A leading Symbolist, Gustave Moreau painted fantastical and mythological subject matter in a painterly and sensuous style. Moreau was influenced by the Romanticism of Eugène Delacroix and Théodore Chassériau (his teacher), but focused on the femme-fatales and virgins often associated with Symbolist painting. Salome …

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© The Saint Louis Art Museum, Saint Louis, Missouri (19:1968)
Gustave Moreau
French, 1826–1898
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A leading Symbolist, Gustave Moreau painted fantastical and mythological subject matter in a …

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A leading Symbolist, Gustave Moreau painted fantastical and mythological subject matter in a painterly and sensuous style. Moreau was influenced by the Romanticism of Eugène Delacroix and Théodore Chassériau (his teacher), but focused on the femme-fatales and virgins often associated with Symbolist painting. Salome …

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Gustave Moreau

St Sebastian unbound by the Holy Women, 1869

Oil on panel
12 3/5 × 9 3/10 in
32 × 23.5 cm
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