James Tissot

Tea-time



James Tissot - Tea-time

Literature

Everett Fahy (ed.), The Wrightsman pictures, New York; New Haven, 2005, nr. 114
introduction by Gary Tinterow, Masterpieces of European Painting, 1800-1920, in The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; New Haven, 2007, nr. 107


Provenance

private collection, Rome, in 1968
with Somerville & Simpson, Ltd., London, by 1979–81, consigned in 1981 to Mathiessen Fine Art Ltd., London, sold through Mathiessen to Wrightsman
Mr. and Mrs. Charles Wrightsman, New York, 1981–his death 1986
Mrs. Charles Wrightsman, New York, 1986–98

External links

Metropolitan Museum of Art Accession number 1998.170

Other works by James Tissot


James Tissot Gentleman in a railway carriage
Gentleman in a railway carriage
c. 1872

James Tissot The last evening
The last evening
1873

James Tissot July (Specimen of a portrait)
July (Specimen of a portrait)
c. 1878

James Tissot Spring
Spring
1865

James Tissot
Tea-time
1872
66 x 47 cm
Oil on panel
Signed and dated lower right: J.J. Tissot / L. '72
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Gift of Mrs. Charles Wrightsman, 1998