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Inscription

Recto: in graphite, lower left corner: D (in script); in graphite, lower right, under plate: Imprimé par l'artiste et M LeRoy/ Mary Cassatt/ (25 épreuves)

Signed

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Marks

Recto: in blue ink, lower center, inside 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 144, iii/iii; Mathews & Shapiro 06, proof of iv/iv

Dimensions

Platemark: 32.3 x 25.2 cm (12 11/16 x 9 15/16 in.) Sheet: 41.7 x 31.7 cm (16 7/16 x 12 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

41.812

Medium or Technique

Drypoint, soft ground etching and aquatint in color

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