Jerusalem from the South with Sion and the Mosques of El-Aksa and Omar at Left (Sud de Jérusalem, Sion à guache, la mosquée d'El Aksa et la mosquée d'Omar)
Ink on paper
1886-1887 or 1889
Sheet: 5 1/2 x 13 3/8 in. (14 x 34 cm)
Mount: 5 7/8 x 13 3/4 in. (14.9 x 34.9 cm) (show scale)
Signed bottom right: "J. Tissot"
Purchased by public subscription
1900, purchased from the artist by the Brooklyn Museum.
Drawing depicts a city landscape with domes.
This item is not on view
James Tissot (Nantes, France, 1836–1902, Chenecey-Buillon, France). Jerusalem from the South with Sion and the Mosques of El-Aksa and Omar at Left (Sud de Jérusalem, Sion à guache, la mosquée d'El Aksa et la mosquée d'Omar), 1886-1887 or 1889. Ink on paper, Sheet: 5 1/2 x 13 3/8 in. (14 x 34 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Purchased by public subscription, 00.159.417 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 00.159.417_IMLS_PS3.jpg)
overall, 00.159.417_IMLS_PS3.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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