Sleep & Arts

The dream, Moe Moea

It is one of the lesser known paintings of the French impressionist painter Paul Gauguin (1848-1903). The original title, Le Revê, Moe Moea, is…

Woman Sleeping

Work by Hungarian painter Sándor Liezen-Mayer (1836-1898). It was painted in 1867 when, despite being only 28 years old, the artist was already a…

Dream of the Deacon Justinian

Wood panel by Italian Renaissance painter Fra Angelico (1395-1455), which is part of a larger altarpiece dedicated to Saints Cosmas and Damian, two twin…

Sleep, by Rodin

It is considered one of the most unique pieces by French sculptor Auguste Rodin (1814-1917). The artist used a female terracotta bust as a…

The Sonnambula

The Sonnambula is a marble sculpture by American neoclassical sculptor Randolph Rogers (1825-1892). The work’s source of inspiration, modeled in the years 1863 and…

Sleeping Ariadne

Sleeping Ariadne, the famous Hellenistic muse, is one of the most famous sculptures of Antiquity, dating from the Roman Emperor Hadrian period (2nd century…