The Guards Falling Backwards (Les gardes tombant à la renverse)
Opaque watercolor over graphite on gray wove paper
Image: 7 13/16 x 10 3/8 in. (19.8 x 26.4 cm)
Sheet: 7 13/16 x 10 3/8 in. (19.8 x 26.4 cm) (show scale)
Signed bottom left: "J.J. Tissot"
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James Tissot (French, 1836-1902). The Guards Falling Backwards (Les gardes tombant à la renverse), 1886-1894. Opaque watercolor over graphite on gray wove paper, Image: 7 13/16 x 10 3/8 in. (19.8 x 26.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Purchased by public subscription, 00.159.236 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 00.159.236_PS2.jpg)
overall, 00.159.236_PS2.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2007
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