In Old Cairo (Au vieux Caire)
Pen and ink on paper mounted on board
1886-1887 or 1889
Sheet: 3 9/16 x 5 3/16 in. (9 x 13.2 cm)
Mount: 3 3/4 x 5 1/2 in. (9.5 x 14 cm) (show scale)
Lower right monogram: "JTJ"
Purchased by public subscription
1900, purchased from the artist by the Brooklyn Museum.
Drawing depicts an outdoor scene with benches and amphora. This is one of two drawings (00.159.368.1-.2) sketched on and later cut from one sheet of paper. The placement of this drawing was at the bottom of the sheet.
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James Tissot (French, 1836-1902). In Old Cairo (Au vieux Caire), 1886-1887 or 1889. Pen and ink on paper mounted on board, Sheet: 3 9/16 x 5 3/16 in. (9 x 13.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Purchased by public subscription, 00.159.368.2 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 00.159.368.2_IMLS_PS3.jpg)
overall, 00.159.368.2_IMLS_PS3.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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