1. The Moorish Chief (1878), Oil on panel, Philadelphia Museum of Art | artwork by Eduard Charlemont

    The Moorish Chief (1878), Oil on panel, Philadelphia Museum of Art | artwork by Eduard Charlemont

  2. Les jeux olympiques (detail) | artwork by Jean-Pierre Saint-Ours

    Les jeux olympiques (detail) | artwork by Jean-Pierre Saint-Ours

  3. The Raft of the Medusa (1818–1819), oil on canvas, Louvre, Paris | artwork by Jean Louis Théodore Géricault

    The Raft of the Medusa (1818–1819), oil on canvas, Louvre, Paris | artwork by Jean Louis Théodore Géricault

  4. Hercules and Antaeus (1690s), oil painting, Palazzo Cattaneo, Genoa | artwork by Gregorio De Ferrari

    Hercules and Antaeus (1690s), oil painting, Palazzo Cattaneo, Genoa | artwork by Gregorio De Ferrari

  5. Nebuchadnezzar (1795/c.1805), ink and watercolour on paper, Tate | artwork by William Blake

    Nebuchadnezzar (1795/c.1805), ink and watercolour on paper, Tate | artwork by William Blake

  6. Pygmalion (1786), Oil, Musée National du Château et des Trianons | artwork by Jean-Baptiste Regnault

    Pygmalion (1786), Oil, Musée National du Château et des Trianons | artwork by Jean-Baptiste Regnault

  7. Pygmalion adoring his statue (1717), oil on canvas | artwork by Jean Raoux

    Pygmalion adoring his statue (1717), oil on canvas | artwork by Jean Raoux

  8. Nemesis (1837), oil on canvas | artwork  by Alfred Rethel

    Nemesis (1837), oil on canvas | artwork  by Alfred Rethel

  9. The Palace Guard (1892) | artwork by Ludwig Deutsch

    The Palace Guard (1892) | artwork by Ludwig Deutsch

  10. Cassandra begging Minerva for vengeance on Ajax (1810) | artwork by Jerome-Martin Langlois

    Cassandra begging Minerva for vengeance on Ajax (1810) | artwork by Jerome-Martin Langlois

  11. The death of Hyacinthus, Oil on canvas, Musée Château Baron Martin, Gray, Haute-Saône, France | artwork by Merry-Joseph Blondel

    The death of Hyacinthus, Oil on canvas, Musée Château Baron Martin, Gray, Haute-Saône, France | artwork by Merry-Joseph Blondel

  12. Jupiter and Io ( circa 1530), oil on canvas,  Kunsthistorisches Museum | artwork by Antonio da Correggio

    Jupiter and Io ( circa 1530), oil on canvas,  Kunsthistorisches Museum | artwork by Antonio da Correggio

  13. Lady Godiva (1891), oil on canvas | image Jules Joseph Lefebvre

    Lady Godiva (1891), oil on canvas | image Jules Joseph Lefebvre

  14. Raoucha (1901), oil on canvas | artwork by Nasreddine Dinet

    Raoucha (1901), oil on canvas | artwork by Nasreddine Dinet

  15. The Remorse of Orestes or Orestes Pursued by the Furies (1862), oil on canvas | artwork by William-Adolphe Bouguereau

    The Remorse of Orestes or Orestes Pursued by the Furies (1862), oil on canvas | artwork by William-Adolphe Bouguereau

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