Wreath in Bas-relief in the Mosque of El-Aksa (Une couronne, bas-relief, mosquée d'El Aksa)
Ink on paper mounted on board
1886-1887 or 1889
Sheet: 4 3/8 x 4 5/16 in. (11.1 x 11 cm)
Mount: 4 15/16 x 4 13/16 in. (12.5 x 12.2 cm) (show scale)
Purchased by public subscription
1900, purchased from the artist by the Brooklyn Museum.
This is one of six drawings (00.159.358.1-.6) sketched on and later cut from one sheet of paper. The placement of this drawing was at the top center of the sheet.
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James Tissot (French, 1836-1902). Wreath in Bas-relief in the Mosque of El-Aksa (Une couronne, bas-relief, mosquée d'El Aksa), 1886-1887 or 1889. Ink on paper mounted on board, Sheet: 4 3/8 x 4 5/16 in. (11.1 x 11 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Purchased by public subscription, 00.159.358.2 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 00.159.358.2_IMLS_PS3.jpg)
overall, 00.159.358.2_IMLS_PS3.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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