Pen and ink on paper mounted on board
1886-1887 or 1889
Sheet: 2 7/8 x 7 3/16 in. (7.3 x 18.3 cm)
Mount: 3 1/16 x 7 11/16 in. (7.8 x 19.5 cm) (show scale)
Signed left edge of ornament monogram: "JTJ"
Inscribed verso on mount: "Fronton interieur du tombeau des Juges / 97 (strikethrough) Vallée de Josaphat predication--page 152"
Purchased by public subscription
1900, purchased from the artist by the Brooklyn Museum.
This is one of seven drawings (00.159.438.1-.7) sketched on and later cut from one sheet of paper. The drawings were sketched in four registers and the placement of this drawing was the first register.
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James Tissot (French, 1836-1902). Judaic Ornament, 1886-1887 or 1889. Pen and ink on paper mounted on board, Sheet: 2 7/8 x 7 3/16 in. (7.3 x 18.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Purchased by public subscription, 00.159.438.1 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 00.159.438.1_IMLS_PS3.jpg)
overall, 00.159.438.1_IMLS_PS3.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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