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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 33

    MARY CASSATT

    The Head and Shoulders of a Model (B. 98)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    MARY CASSATT
    The Head and Shoulders of a Model (B. 98)
    drypoint, circa 1889, on Rives BFK, Breeskin's only state, signed in pencil, with full margins, surface soiling, the R. Hartshorne inkstamp at the reverse of the signature (showing through), pale mat and time staining, a small paper loss at the upper right corner, hinge remains at the reverse of the upper corners, skinning at the reverse of the lower right corner, otherwise in good condition
    P. 10 1/8 x 8¼ in. (257 x 210 mm.)
    S. 15 x 10 7/8 in. (381 x 276 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. 98.