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Inscription

Recto: in graphite, lower right, below plate: Mary Cassatt; in graphite, lower right corner: 25

Signed

Signed

Marks

Recto: in blue ink, on plateline at lower center: collector's stamp of Mary Cassatt (Lugt 604)

Provenance

Florence S. Gerstein (1926-2004, Boston); her bequest to MFA

Credit Line

Bequest of Florence S. Gerstein

about 1893

Catalogue Raisonné

Breeskin 157, v/v; Mathews & Shapiro 15, x or xi/xi

Dimensions

Platemark: 42.2 x 29.8 cm (16 5/8 x 11 3/4 in.) Sheet: 50.6 x 39.6 cm (19 15/16 x 15 9/16 in.) Mount: 54.3 x 42.8 cm (21 3/8 x 16 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

2005.240

Medium or Technique

Dypoint, soft ground etching, and aquatint in color

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