A Remarkable Man: James Jacques Tissot

Jacques Joseph Tissot was born October 15, 1836 in Nantes, France. Nantes is a beautiful city on the Loire with a rich heritage and has been touted as the Venice of the West. Jacques’s parents were successful business people.  His father, Marcel Théodore, operated a drapery business while his mother, Marie Durand, was a milliner. … Continue reading A Remarkable Man: James Jacques Tissot