The Traveller (aka Bridesmaid) by James Tissot Christmas Tree Ornament
The Traveller (The Bridesmaid) (c. 1884) by James Tissot is a vintage Victorian Era realism fine art portrait painting. A lady of fashion is being helped into a horse drawn coach parked on the street in the city. The woman is wearing a beautiful blue dress and a man is holding an umbrella for her while he gets the door for her. Always a gentleman, especially in the rain. About the artist: James Jacques Joseph Tissot (1836-1902) was a realist painter and had a reputation of painting elegantly dressed women shown in scenes of fashionable life.