Daumier, Honore (1808-79); French. Medium: lithograph. Date: 1864. The theme of the Sphinx was a recurring and significant subject for the painting of Gustave Moreau (1826-98); 'A cat with cleavage and the head of a woman, is that what is called a sphinx? Certainly, in greek'; Provenance: Private Collection. Photographic Rights The Bridgeman Art Library.