Mary Cassatt (1844-1926)
Mary Cassatt (1844-1926)
Mary Cassatt (1844-1926)
Mary Cassatt (1844-1926)
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Property from the Collection of Martin and Rena Blackman
MARY CASSATT (1844-1926)

Sketch of Mother Jeanne's Head Looking Down (No. 2)

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MARY CASSATT (1844-1926)
Sketch of Mother Jeanne's Head Looking Down (No. 2)
signed 'Mary Cassatt' (lower right)
watercolor on paper
18 1⁄4 x 13 in. (46.4 x 33 cm.)
Executed circa 1907-08.
Provenance
The artist.
Durand-Ruel, Paris, 1914.
Durand-Ruel, New York, 1920.
Wildenstein & Co., New York.
Christie's, New York, 5 December 1980, lot 80, sold by the above.
Private collection, acquired from the above.
Private collection, Wichita, Kansas, 1981.
Hirschl & Adler Galleries, Inc., New York, acquired from the above, 1982.
Acquired by the late owners from the above, 1982.
Literature
A.D. Breeskin, Mary Cassatt: A Catalogue Raisonné of the Oils, Pastels, Watercolors, and Drawings, Washington, D.C., 1970, p. 226, no. 639, illustrated.
Exhibited
Paris, Durand-Ruel, Tableaux, Pastels, Dessins, et Pointes-sèches par Mary Cassatt, June 8-27, 1914, no. 31 (as Tête de Femme).
London, Marlborough Fine Art, Mary Cassatt, June 1953, no. 20 or 21 (as Tête de Femme).
Post lot text
This work is included as no. 513 in the Cassatt Committee's revision of Adelyn Dohme Breeskin's catalogue raisonné of the works of Mary Cassatt.

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