Jews and Yemenites, Jerusalem
Pen and ink on wove paper
1886-1887 or 1889
Sheet: 4 11/16 x 7 1/16 in. (11.9 x 17.9 cm) (show scale)
Signed two times, bottom left of each figure: "J. Tissot"
Purchased by public subscription
1900, purchased from the artist by the Brooklyn Museum.
Drawing depicts two bearded men with sidelocks (payis). This is one of two drawings (00.159.427.1-.2) sketched on and later cut from one sheet of paper. The placement of this drawing was at the top of the sheet.
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James Tissot (French, 1836-1902). Jews and Yemenites, Jerusalem, 1886-1887 or 1889. Pen and ink on wove paper, Sheet: 4 11/16 x 7 1/16 in. (11.9 x 17.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Purchased by public subscription, 00.159.427.1 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 00.159.427.1_IMLS_PS3.jpg)
overall, 00.159.427.1_IMLS_PS3.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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