30 October 2007
The Party Dress (B. 191)
drypoint, 1904, on A. Porcabeuf, a soft yet rich impression, Breeskin's first state (of two), signed and initialed in pencil, with full margins (deckle along two sides), the palest light-staining, minor surface soiling, a few horizontal printing creases in the image, occasional handling creases, soiling at the lower right margin corner, otherwise in good condition
P. 8 3/16 x 5 7/8 in. (208 x 149 mm.)
S. 12 1/8 x 8 5/8 in. (308 x 220 mm.)
Robert Hartshorne, New Jersey (L. 2215b)
By descent to the present owner.
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A.D. Breeskin, The Graphic Work of Mary Cassatt, New York, 1979, cat. 191.
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