30 October 2007,
New York, Rockefeller Plaza
Price Realised USD 27,400
Estimate USD 15,000 - USD 20,000
Dressing by a Window (B. 35)
etching, circa 1881, on Arches laid paper, Breeskin's only state, with margins (deckle along the left and lower sides), pale light- and time staining, minor surface soiling, occasional soft handling creases, a small area of glue remains at the upper right margin corner (just outside the platemark), a ½-in. tear at the upper left margin edge, a ¾-in. loss at the lower left margin corner, hinge and glue remains at the the reverse of the margin corners (with associated skinning), otherwise in good condition
P. 9½ x 6 3/16 in. (241 x 157 mm.)
S. 12 x 8½ in. (305 x 216 mm.)
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Hong Kong +852 2760 1766
Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766
Roger Marx (L. 417)
Robert Hartshorne, New Jersey (L. 2215b)
By descent to the present owner.
A.D. Breeskin, The Graphic Work of Mary Cassatt, New York, 1979, cat. 35.