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La Thamise, by Jacques-Joseph Tissot.

La Thamise, by Jacques-Joseph Tissot.
La Thamise, by Jacques-Joseph Tissot.
© National Maritime Museum, London
Repro ID: D0041
Description: A single man, perhaps a sailor, enjoys a pleasure trip with two unchaperoned young women - a picnic hamper and bottles of champagne sit at their feet. It was an image which critics at the time considered 'fast' or risque.
Creator: Jacques-Joseph (James) Tissot (artist)
Date: 1876
Credit line: National Maritime Museum, London
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