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James Tissot Collection (The Jewish Museum)

Old Testament Bible Paintings. [more...]James Tissot (1836-1902) was a French painter who travelled to the Middle East and painted many Biblical scenes. His Old Testament paintings were purchased by Jacob Schiff in 1909 and later transferred to the The Jewish Museum, New York. These scans of his paintings have been placed in the public domain as a gift of the heirs of Jacob Schiff. [website]