Jean-Léon Gérôme Jean-Léon GérômeBorn(1824-05-11)11 May 1824Vesoul, Haute-Saône, FranceDied10 January 1904(1904-01-10) (aged 79)Paris, FranceNationalityFrenchEducationPaul Delaroche, Charles GleyreKnown forPainting, SculptureMovementOrientalism Jean-Léon Gérôme Jean-Léon Gérôme (11th May 1824-10th January 1904) was a French painter and sculptor. Today he is mostly known for painting people in historical settings. Phryne before the Areopagus, 1861 Summer Afternoon on a Lake, ca. 1895 Diogenes (1860), Walters Art Museum Reception of Le Grand Condé at Versailles (1878) On the Desert. The Walters Art Museum Harem baths This short article about a person or group of people can be made longer. You can help Wikipedia by adding to it.