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    Sale 2085

    A Mary Cassatt Collection: Prints and Drawings from the Descendants of Robert Hartshorne

    30 October 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 57

    MARY CASSATT

    Margot Wearing a Bonnet (No. 4)(B. 182)

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    Estimate

    MARY CASSATT
    Margot Wearing a Bonnet (No. 4)(B. 182)
    drypoint, circa 1902, on laid paper, a fine impression with delicate lines and strong burr, Breeskin's second (final) state, with full margins (deckle along three sides), minor surface soiling, a few foxmarks (some affecting the image), pinholes in lower left and right margins, the palest time staining, a small loss at the extreme upper left margin corner, hinge and glue remains at the reverse of the upper margin corners, staining on the reverse, otherwise in good condition
    P. 7¾ x 5 7/8 in. (197 x 149 mm.)
    S. 12 x 8¾ in. (305 x 222 mm.)


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    Provenance

    Roger Marx (L. 2229)
    Robert Hartshorne, New Jersey (L. 2215b)
    By descent to the present owner.


    Literature

    A.D. Breeskin, The Graphic Work of Mary Cassatt, New York, 1979, cat. 182.