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Print - L'Été
  • L'Été
    Tissot, James Jacques-Joseph, born 1836 - died 1902
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L'Été

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (probably, printed)

  • Date:

    1878 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Tissot, James Jacques-Joseph, born 1836 - died 1902 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Drypoint

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr James Laver CBE

  • Museum number:

    E.850-1959

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case EE, shelf 237, box A

Physical description

Print showing a woman, seated, wearing a black hat, holding an open parasol in her right hand and facing to the right.

Place of Origin

Britain (probably, printed)

Date

1878 (printed)

Artist/maker

Tissot, James Jacques-Joseph, born 1836 - died 1902 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Drypoint

Marks and inscriptions

'J. J. Tissot, 1878.'
Signed and dated

Dimensions

Height: 37.8 cm, Width: 21 cm

Object history note

The woman represented is probably Mrs. Kathleen Irene Newton, the artist's mistress.

Descriptive line

'L'Été'. Print showing a woman holding a parasol. Etching by Joseph Jacques Tissot, 1878.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1959 . London: HMSO, 1964.

Techniques

Drypoint

Subjects depicted

Woman; Parasol

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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