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An image of The emigrants by James Tissot

James Tissot

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

Title
The emigrants
Year
1880
Media category
Print
Materials used
etching and drypoint
Dimensions

34.8 x 15.9 cm platemark; 38.8 x 19.4 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed centre l., [incised plate] "JJ Tissot". Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1898
Accession number
3420
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (5)

Nicholas Draffin (Curator), The bitten image: European etchings from the collection, Sydney, 1980, 12. no catalogue numbers

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

Peter Raissis, Whistler to Freud: Etchings in Great Britain, Sydney, 2001. cat.no. 80

Anna Waldmann, Salon and Academie: the charm of tradition, Sydney, 1984, (illus.). no catalogue numbers

Editor Unknown (Editor), An exhibition of French art at the National Art Gallery of N.S.W, Sydney, 1944. cat.no. 30

Exhibition history (6)

An exhibition of French art at the National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 04 Oct 1944–31 Oct 1944

The Bitten Image: European etchings from the collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 19 Jul 1980–14 Sep 1980

Salon and Academie: the charm of tradition, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 15 Nov 1984–May 1985

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

Whistler to Freud: etching in Great Britain, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 24 Aug 2001–11 Nov 2001

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