Gustave Moreau was born on this date 182 years ago. Although the French artist is well-respected within the art world, he's not exactly a household name. To celebrate his birthday, let's aim to change that, and make him a household name at least with mental_floss readers.
1. During his lifetime, Gustave Moreau rarely exhibited his paintings or offered them for sale. When he did exhibit, though, he did well: He took prize medals at the Salon in 1864, 1865, 1869, and 1878.
2. Moreau's associates are... READ ON