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An image of Two studies of a woman by James Tissot

James Tissot

(France, England 15 Oct 1836 – 08 Aug 1902)

Title
Two studies of a woman
Year
circa 1872
Media categories
Watercolour, Drawing
Materials used
pencil, watercolour and gouache on blue-grey paper
Dimensions

29.8 x 38.5 cm sheet [irreg.]

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1933
Accession number
292
Location
Temporary exhibitions gallery
Provenance (1)

Source unknown, Purchased by the AGNSW in London 1933

Bibliography (4)

Edmund Capon and Jan Meek (Editors), Portrait of a Gallery, 'Prints & Drawings', pg. 115-122, Sydney, 1984, 116, 117 (colour illus.).

Nicolas Draffin, Art Gallery of New South Wales Handbook, 'Prints & Drawings', pg. 109-124, Sydney, 1988, 120.

Renée Free and Rose Peel, Dreams and realities: Victorian works on paper, Sydney, 1993, 12 (illus.). no catalogue numbers

Terence Maloon and Peter Raissis (Editors), Michelangelo to Matisse: drawing the figure, Sydney, 1999, 171 (colour illus.). cat.no. 165

Exhibition history (5)

National Art Gallery of NSW purchases, Arthur Tooth & Sons Ltd, London, 20 Sep 1933–07 Oct 1933

Dreams and realities: Victorian works on paper, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 07 Aug 1993–24 Oct 1993

Sketches and studies 19th century English drawings from the collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 14 Nov 1997–02 Mar 1998

Michelangelo to Matisse: Drawing the figure, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 20 Nov 1999–27 Feb 2000

European prints and drawings 1500-1900, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 30 Aug 2014–02 Nov 2014