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MARY CASSATT
Nurse and Baby Bill (No. 2)(B. 109; Mathews & Shapiro 1)
soft-ground etching and aquatint in sepia, circa 1889, on Vanderley, a fine impression, Breeskin's second (final) state, with margins, the palest light- and mat staining, minor surface soiling, occasional handling and printing creases, the R. Hartshorne inkstamp at the reverse of the lower right image corner (slightly showing through), otherwise in good condition
P. 8 5/8 x 5 7/16 in. (220 x 138 mm.)
S. 13 3/8 x 9¼ in. (340 x 235 mm.)
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. 109.
Nancy Mowll Mathews and Barbara Shapiro, Mary Cassatt: The Color Prints, New York: Harry N. Abrams, and Williamstown, MA: Williams College Museum of Art, 1989, pp. 92-94, cat. 1.

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