24 June 2015
Mary Cassatt (1844-1926)
Slight Sketch of a Young Woman with a Baby on Her Lap
coloured chalk on paper
16 5/8 x 12 3/4 in. (42.6 x 32 cm.)
Executed circa 1880
The artist's estate.
Mathilde Valet, Château de Beaufresne, France, by descent from the above (with her collector's stamp L.2665a; lower right).
Sir V. Naylor-Leyland, London.
Arthur Tooth & Sons Ltd., London (no. 5082).
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A. Dohme Breeskin, Mary Cassatt, A Catalogue raisonné of the Oils, Pastels, Watercolors and Drawings, Washington, D.C., 1970, no. 100 (illustrated p. 64).
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