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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 27

    MARY CASSATT

    Robert Holding a Cat (B. 83)

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    Estimate

    MARY CASSATT
    Robert Holding a Cat (B. 83)
    drypoint, circa 1882, on Van Gelder, a velvety impression with rich burr, Breeskin's only state, with full margins, pale light- and mat staining, surface soiling, a foxmark in the center left margin, soiling on the reverse, otherwise in good condition
    P. 6¾ x 5 1/8 in. (172 x 130 mm.)
    S. 11¼ x 8½ in. (286 x 216 mm.)


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    Provenance

    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. 83.