Description & Technical information

Date:  circa 1901
Period:  19th century
Medium: Pastel on paper
Signature: Signed lower right: Mary Cassatt

Dimensions: 57.5 x 43.4 cm (22⁵/₈ x 17¹/₈ inches)
Provenance: 

Galerie Ambroise Vollard, Paris.
Paris, Hôtel Drouot, 27 April 1929, n°73 .
Gaston Lévy collection, Paris, 1929, then by descent, Paris.
Collection of a French aristocratic family, Paris.
By descent to the previous owner.



Literature: 

London Times 1929 : "Modern Picture Sale in Paris", London Times, April 29, 1929, p.13 titled "La fillette au chien".
Gazette
Drouot 1929b : "Ventes prochaines." Gazette de l'hôtel Drouot 38 (April
23, 1929) as one the "beaux pastels par Mary Cassatt" and others.
Gazette Drouot 1929c : "Chroniques des ventes". Gazette de l'hôtel Drouot 38 (April 30, 1929) lot 73.
Gazette Drouot 1929e : "Revue des ventes", Gazette de l'hôtel Drouot 38 (May 2, 1929), titled "La fillette au chien".
Fage
1930 : Fage André. Le collectionneur de peintures modernes. Neuchâtel,
Switzerland, de la Baconnière Editions, 1930, p.223, titled "La fillette
au chien".
Stratis 1998 : Stratis Harriet K, "In Mary Cassatt:
Modern Woman" organized by Judith A. Barter, edited by Susan F. Rossen.
Chicago: Art Institute of Chicago in association with Harry N. Abrams,
New York, 1998, p212-226, p.226 n°30 as "Breeskin 1970, 364".


A. D. Breeskin, Mary Cassatt, Catalogue Raisonné, Washington, 1970, reproduced and listed under the n°364 p.153.


This work is included in the catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre de Mary
Cassatt by Adelyn Doehme Breeskin revised by the Cassatt Committee under
the n°448/B364.



Categories: Paintings, Drawings & Prints