This image is one of over 108,000 from the AMICA Library (formerly The Art Museum Image Consortium Library- The AMICO Library), a growing online collection of high-quality, digital art images from over 20 museums around the world.
www.davidrumsey.com/amica offers subscriptions to this collection, the finest art image database available on the internet. EVERY image has full curatorial text and can be studied in depth by zooming into the smallest details from within the Image Workspace.
- Cultures and time periods represented
range from contemporary art, to ancient Greek, Roman, and Egyptian works.
- Types of works include paintings, drawings,
watercolors, sculptures, costumes, jewelry, furniture, prints, photographs,
textiles, decorative art, books and manuscripts.
Gain access to this incredible resource through either a
monthly or a yearly subscription and search the entire collection from
your desktop, compare multiple images side by side and zoom into the minute
details of the images. Visit www.davidrumsey.com/amica
for more information on the collection, click on the link below the
revolving thumbnail to the right, or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Creator Name: Tissot, James
Creator Nationality: European; French
Creator Role: Artist
Creator Dates/Places: 1836 - 1902
Creator Name-CRT: Jacques-Joseph Tissot
Title Type: Primary
View: Full View
Creation Start Date: 1876
Creation End Date: 1880
Creation Date: c. 1878
Object Type: Paintings
Materials and Techniques: oil on canvas
Dimensions: Unframed: 87.5cm x 61cm
Inscriptions: Signed upper left: "J. J. Tissot"
AMICA Contributor: The Cleveland Museum of Art
Owner Location: Cleveland, Ohio, USA
ID Number: 1980.288
Credit Line: Bequest of Noah L. Butkin
Context: The woman's relaxed pose and the beach glimpsed through the open window contribute to the tranquil mood of the painting. The bright colors, especially on the sun-drenched sand, suggest a summer vacation by the sea. The ruffled dress, which casts soft white reflections on the sitter's face, appears in three other paintings by Tissot. The sitter may be Kathleen Newton, Tissot's British mistress from 1876 until her death in 1882.
AMICA ID: CMA_.1980.288
AMICA Library Year: 1998
Media Metadata Rights:
Copyright, The Cleveland Museum of Art
AMICA PUBLIC RIGHTS: a) Access to the materials is granted for personal and non-commercial use. b) A full educational license for non-commercial use is available from Cartography Associates at www.davidrumsey.com/amica/institution_subscribe.html c) Licensed users may continue their examination of additional materials provided by Cartography Associates, and d) commercial rights are available from the rights holder.
Copyright © 2007 Cartography Associates.
All rights reserved.