Artist James Joseph Tissot, French, 1836-1902
Title
  • The Portico of the National Gallery in London
  • Le portique de la Galerie Nationale à Londres (alternate title)
Date 1878
Medium etching and drypoint printed in black ink on cream laid paper
Dimensions Plate: 15 × 8 1/4 inches (38.1 × 21 cm)
Sheet: 18 3/4 × 11 1/4 inches (47.6 × 28.6 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Dr. and Mrs. John and Mary Bilello
Accession Number 2015.275
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed and dated, in plate, lower right of image: 1878 J.J. Tissot
Marks Watermark, center of image: Van Gelder
Inscriptions Inscribed, in pencil, lower left, verso: KG 02130302
Inscribed, lower right verso: A20.387; 5500
Dr. and Mrs. John and Mary Bilello;
2015-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)