Capital from the Mosque of El-Aksa (Chapiteau de la mosquée d'El Aksa)
Ink on paper mounted on board
1886-1887 or 1889
Sheet: 4 13/16 x 6 in. (12.2 x 15.2 cm)
Mount: 5 1/2 x 6 3/4 in. (14 x 17.2 cm) (show scale)
Verso on mount: "page 242--La passion."
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James Tissot (French, 1836-1902). Capital from the Mosque of El-Aksa (Chapiteau de la mosquée d'El Aksa), 1886-1887 or 1889. Ink on paper mounted on board, Sheet: 4 13/16 x 6 in. (12.2 x 15.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Purchased by public subscription, 00.159.356.5 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 00.159.356.5_IMLS_PS3.jpg)
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This is one of five drawings (00.159.356.1-.5) sketched on and later cut from one sheet of paper. The drawings were sketched in three registers and the placement of this drawing was the third register, bottom right.
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