James Tissot (French, 1836-1902). <em>Phoenician Capital</em>, 1886-1887 or 1889. Pen and ink, Sheet: 3 7/8 x 5 5/8 in. (9.8 x 14.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Purchased by public subscription, 00.159.438.2 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 00.159.438.2_IMLS_PS3.jpg)

Phoenician Capital

Artist:James Tissot

Medium: Pen and ink

Dates:1886-1887 or 1889

Dimensions: Sheet: 3 7/8 x 5 5/8 in. (9.8 x 14.3 cm) Mount: 4 x 5 15/16 in. (10.2 x 15.1 cm)


Museum Location: Brooklyn Museum, BMA, 2N12, J104

Accession Number: 00.159.438.2

Image: 00.159.438.2_IMLS_PS3.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
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 left side of the second register.

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