James Jacques Joseph Tissot

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Style: Impressionism;Realism;Academicism

Place: Nantes

Born: 1836

Death: 1902

Nationality: France


James Jacques Joseph Tissot (15 October 1836 - 8 August 1902) was a French painter, who spent much of his career in Britain. Tissot was born at Nantes. He studied at the école des Beaux-Arts in Paris under Ingres, Flandrin and Lamothe, and exhibited in the Paris Salon for the first time at the age of twenty-three. In 1861 he showed The Meeting of F...