Jean-Léon Gérôme, 1824-1904, was a French painter and sculptor in the style now known as Academicism. The range of Gérôme art included historical painting, Greek mythology, Orientalism, portraits and other subjects. Jean-Léon Gérôme was considered one of the most important academic painters from this period. The artist was appointed as one of the three professors at the Ecole des Beaux-Arts. Jean-Léon Gérôme paintings brought the Academic tradition to an artistic climax. His influence became extensive and he was a regular guest of Empress Eugénie. -- The Copyright of Scripts is Reserved by Toperfect.