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Inscription

Recto: in graphite, lower left below plate: MC; in graphite, lower left corner: I

Signed

Initialed

Marks

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

Provenance

Jean Goriany, from whom purchased by MFA Nov. 13, 1941

Credit Line

Gift of William Emerson and The Hayden Collection—Charles Henry Hayden Fund

about 1891

Catalogue Raisonné

Breeskin 147 (state not in Breeskin); Mathews & Shapiro 09, trial proof of vii/vii

Dimensions

Platemark: 37.6 x 25.5 cm (14 13/16 x 10 1/16 in.) Sheet: 48 x 31.7 cm (18 7/8 x 12 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

41.804

Medium or Technique

Drypoint, soft ground etching and aquatint in color

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