Buy The Wave Bouguereau Classic Art Prints. This is a high-quality print of a classic painting by William Adolphe Bouguereau. The title of this artwork is ‘The Wave’ it was painted in 1896 in Neoclassicism style. William Adolphe Bouguereau (1825-1905) was a French painter who used mythological themes, he was wonderfully skilled at making modern interpretations of classic subjects. You can view all of our extensive classical art category here.