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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 6

    MARY CASSATT

    Waiting (B. 11)

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    Estimate

    MARY CASSATT
    Waiting (B. 11)
    aquatint and soft-ground etching, circa 1879, on AGM, a subtle and moody impression, Breeskin's fourth (final) state, signed in pencil, with full margins, the palest light- and time staining, surface soiling, stray printing ink at the lower right margin corner, a small paper loss at the upper right margin corner, otherwise in good condition
    P. 8½ x 5¾ in. (216 x 146 mm.)
    S. 12¼ x 8¾ in. (311 x 222 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. 11.