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Mary Cassatt
SMILING MOTHER WITH SOBER FACED CHILD
Estimate
50,00070,000
LOT SOLD. 43,750 USD
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117
Mary Cassatt
SMILING MOTHER WITH SOBER FACED CHILD
Estimate
50,00070,000
LOT SOLD. 43,750 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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Mary Cassatt
1844 - 1926
SMILING MOTHER WITH SOBER FACED CHILD
pastel on paper laid down on canvas
31 3/4 by 25 1/2 inches
(80.6 by 64.8 cm)
Executed circa 1903-04.
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This work will be included in the Cassatt Committee's revision of Adelyn Dohme Breeskin's catalogue raisonné of the works of Mary Cassatt. 

Provenance

Sold: Hôtel Drouot, Paris, France, February 22, 1963, no. 24 (as Mère et Enfant)
(likely) Adolphe Stein, Crans-sur-Sierre, Switzerland and Paris, France
(likely) Findlay Galleries, Chicago, Illinois
Sold: Sotheby's, London, October 23, 1963, no. 66 (as Mère et Enfant)
Acquavella Galleries, New York
Mr. and Mrs. Michael Orman, Miami, Florida and Farmington, Connecticut, by 1971
Sold: Christie's, New York, June 1, 1984, lot 190
Acquired by the present owner at the above sale

Exhibited

Coral Gables, Florida, Lowe Art Museum, University of Miami, French Impressionists Influence American Artists, March-April 1971, no. 16, illustrated (as Mère et Enfant)
New York, Kennedy Galleries, The Eyes of America: Art from 1792-1979, May 1979, no. 14, illustrated
Orlando, Florida, Orlando Museum of Art, Hidden Treasures: American Paintings from Florida Private Collections, January-February 1992

Literature

Art Quarterly, vol. 26, no. 4, 1963, p. 508
Adelyn Dohme Breeskin, Mary Cassatt: A Catalogue Raisonné of the Oils, Pastels, Watercolors, and Drawings, Washington, D.C., 1970, no. 242, p. 116, illustrated 
Richard H. Love, Cassatt: The Independent, Chicago, Illinois, 1980, p. 34, illustrated

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