Tissot

by

Tissot occupies a unique and ambivalent position in 19th-century painting. Born a Frenchman, he sought fame in England, and after a brilliant career as a society painter he turned late in life to religion. He set his glittering and minutely detailed scenes in elegant London ballrooms and conservatories and peopled them with chic young women in ravishing costumes, while at the same time investing them with a note of brooding melancholy. This became overwhelming in his many portraits of his mistress Kathleen Newton, and ...

loading
  • Book Details
  • Seller
Tissot
1998, Weidenfeld Nicolson Illustrated, London

ISBN-13: 9780753804575

New edition

Paperback

Select
Tissot
1995, Orion, London

ISBN-13: 9781898799412

Hardcover

Select
Tissot
1988, Weidenfeld & Nicolson, London

ISBN-13: 9780297794752

New edition

Paperback

Select
Tissot
1986, Weidenfeld & Nicolson, London

ISBN-13: 9780297789307

New edition

Hardcover

Select
Filter Results
Shipping
Item Condition
Seller Rating
Other Options
Change Currency