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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 58

    MARY CASSATT

    Simone Resting Her Head on the Back of a Chair (B. 187)

    Price Realised  

    MARY CASSATT
    Simone Resting Her Head on the Back of a Chair (B. 187)
    drypoint, circa 1903, on A. Porcabeuf, Breeskin's first state (of two), with full margins, pale mat staining, a small pressure mark in the lower left margin, pale reverse foxing in the margins, otherwise in good condition
    P. 7 5/8 x 7 1/8 in. (194 x 181 mm.)
    S. 12 x 8 5/8 in. (305 x 220 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. 187.