Charles Gleyre (1806 – 1874, Swiss)


Daphnis et Chloe revenant de la montagne

Le coucher de Sapho

The Bath

Diana

A Bacchante

Schoene junge Frau

The Nubian

One response to “Charles Gleyre (1806 – 1874, Swiss)

  1. lemondesign

    That’s not ‘Schöne junge Frau’ but a depiction of Aphrodite Pandemos, the counterpart to Aphrodite Urania. She’s riding the goat because she’s representing the bodily love aspect of Aphrodite.

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