James Tissot (Nantes, France, 1836–1902, Chenecey–Buillon, France). <em>Jews and Yemenites, Jerusalem</em>, 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)

Jews and Yemenites, Jerusalem

Artist:James Tissot

Medium: Pen and ink on wove paper

Dates:1886–1887 or 1889

Dimensions: Sheet: 4 11/16 x 7 1/16 in. (11.9 x 17.9 cm)


Accession Number: 00.159.427.1

Image: 00.159.427.1_IMLS_PS3.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
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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