Portrait of Miss L...,or A Door Must Be Either Open or Closed
James Tissot (French, Nantes 1836–1902 Chenecey-Buillon)
Drypoint on laid paper; only state
Plate: 15 1/4 x 8 1/2 in. (38.8 x 21.6 cm)
Sheet: 19 3/16 x 13 3/16 in. (48.8 x 33.5 cm)
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1924
Not on view
Portrait de Miss L..., ou Il faut qu'une porte soit ouverte ou fermée
Signature: At lower left: J.J. Tissot 1876
Marking: Artist's stamp (Lugt 1545) in red ink at lower left
Vendor: H. Barton
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," October 5, 2009–January 10, 2010.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Impressionism, Fashion, and Modernity," February 26, 2013–May 27, 2013.
Art Institute of Chicago. "Impressionism, Fashion, and Modernity," June 26, 2013–September 22, 2013.
Wentworth 110.23 only state; Beraldi XII 129.16
Impressionism, Fashion, and Modernity. Exh. cat., Musée d'Orsay, Paris, September 25, 2012-January 20, 2013, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, February 26-May 27, 2013, Art Institute of Chicago, June 26-September 22, 2013. Gloria Groom, New Haven, CT, 2012, p. 291, ill. (New York and Chicago only).
Artist: James Tissot (French, Nantes 1836–1902 Chenecey-Buillon)Date: 1862–63Medium: Point of brush and brown ink, brush and brown wash, over graphite (recto); graphite (verso)Accession: 1970.114.2On view in:Not on view