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The Apparition

Artist:
James Tissot (French, Nantes 1836–1902 Chenecey-Buillon)
Date:
ca. 1885
Medium:
Mezzotint on wove paper; second state of two
Dimensions:
sheet: 21 3/16 x 15 13/16 in. (53.8 x 40.2 cm) plate: 19 13/16 x 13 15/16 in. (50.4 x 35.4 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1964
Accession Number:
64.584.13
Not on view
L'apparition médiunimique

Signature: At upper right, in plate: J.J. Tissot
At lower left, in margin: J.J. Tissot

Inscription: At bottom center: Apparition Mediunimique; at lower right: Dark seance d'Eglinton / du 20 May 1885 / Londres.

Marking: Artist's stamp (Lugt 1545) in red ink at lower right
Vendor: Rockman Prints (New York)
Wentworth 294.76 ii/ii; Beraldi XII 133.67
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