Gustave Moreau

Gustave Moreau bio

Birth Name: Gustave Moreau

Occupation: Painter

Place Of Birth: France

Date Of Birth: April 6, 1826

Date Of Death: April 18, 1898

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: French

Gustave Moreau was born on the 6th of April, 1826. He was known for being a Painter. Symbolist painter best known for ‘Oedipus and the Sphinx’ and other works featuring mythological and biblical images. He taught such future notables as Henri Matisse and Georges Rouault while a professor at École des Beaux-Arts in Paris.

Gustave Moreau was born in France. He was originally trained by François-Édouard Picot and Théodore Chassériau. His earliest painting was “Pietà” and it was acquired by the Angoulême cathedral. He produced more than 8,000 works of art during his lifetime; many of his paintings can be found in Paris’ Musée National Gustave Moreau.

Gustave Moreau was a Aries and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Gustave Moreau was born in 1820s.

Gustave Moreau is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


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Gustave Moreau was born in the Year of the Dog.

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REAL NAME: Gustave Moreau
BIRTH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Gustave Moreau was a Aries. People of this zodiac sign like physical challenges, taking on leadership roles, individual sports and dislike inactivity, delays, and work that doesn't use one's talents. The strengths of this sign are being courageous, determined, confident, enthusiastic, optimistic, while weaknesses can be to be impatient, moody, short-tempered, impulsive and aggressive. The greatest overall compatibility with Aries is Libra and Leo.

Chinese Zodiac: Gustave Moreau was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are fiercely loyal and can always keep a secret. They're not afraid of the hardships in life, but they also tend to worry too much sometimes.

Ruling Planet: Gustave Moreau had a ruling planet of Mars and has a ruling planet of Mars and by astrological associations Tuesday is ruled by Mars. This planet symbolizes the principle of assertive drive and energy. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have huge drive, aggression and commpetitiveness.

Gustave Moreau’s birth sign is Aries and he had a ruling planet of Mars.

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