Magnet James Tissot - Portrait of Miss L. L.
James Tissot (1836 - 1902)
Portrait of Miss L. L. - 1864 - Oil on canvas - H. 124; W. 99.5 cm - Paris, Musée d'Orsay
Jacques Joseph Tissot, born in Nantes and a student of the Ecole des Beaux-Arts in Paris, is a major artist of the second half of the 19th century. He was a fascinating, ambiguous figure whose career spanned the English Channel.