Musée Gustave Moreau

I could not resist the opportunity to call in on the Musée Gustave Moreau, one of the most atmospheric of artist’s houses, piled from floor to ceiling with his works, which are the apotheosis of the late nineteenth-century romantic imagination:  floor after floor, three floors in all, with two floors of studio above the minuscule living apartments:-

Downstairs are the private apartments, equally atmospheric:-


5 thoughts on “Musée Gustave Moreau

  1. Joan says:

    Thanks to Cynthia Rose for that information. It’s been greeted in this house with gasps of ‘Oh, yes’. Absolutely love Spiral and are hoping for a new series in the not too distant.

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