The Sleeping Gypsy or La Bohémienne endormie is an oil painting by French Naive artist Henri Rousseau. The fantastical depiction of a lion musing over a sleeping woman on a moonlit night is one of the most recognizable artworks of modern times. Self Portrait, 1908 Henri Rousseau (May 21, 1844 â September 2, 1910) was a French Post-Impressionist painter in the Naive or Primitive manner. ... 1897 (MDCCCXCVII) was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... View across garden, in new MoMA building by Yoshio Taniguchi. ... Mona Lisa, Oil on wood panel painting by Leonardo da Vinci La Donna Velata, painted in 1516, Oil on wood panel painting by Raphael Oil painting is done on surfaces with pigment ground into a medium of oil â especially in early modern Europe, linseed oil. ... NaÃ¯ve art is created by untrained artists. ... Self Portrait, 1908 Henri Rousseau (May 21, 1844 â September 2, 1910) was a French Post-Impressionist painter in the Naive or Primitive manner. ...
The painting has served as inspiration for poetry and music, and has been altered and parodied by various artists often with the lion replaced by a dog or other animal. In the Simpsons episode "Mom and Pop Art" Homer dreams of waking up in the artwork with the lion licking his head. The Simpsons is an American animated sitcom created by Matt Groening. ... Mom and Pop Art is the nineteenth episode of The Simpsons tenth season. ...
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