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Elsa Smiling

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Inscription

Recto: in graphite, lower center: Bebé; in graphite, lower center: tir. a 3e et. [illeg.]; in graphite, lower right, below plate: Mary Cassatt; in graphite, lower right corner: B. 306

Signed

Signed

Marks

Recto: in black ink, lower left corner: collector's stamp of Alfred Beurdeley (Lugt 421)

Provenance

PDP Register entry: Date acquired, 7/1/1931

Credit Line

Maria Antoinette Evans Fund

about 1898

Catalogue Raisonné

Breeskin 163, i/i

Dimensions

Platemark: 40.7 x 29 cm (16 x 11 7/16 in.) Sheet: 44.3 x 30.6 cm (17 1/2 x 12 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

31.1240

Medium or Technique

Drypoint

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