SIMONE SEATED ON THE GRASS NEXT TO HER MOTHER
Signed Mary Cassatt (lower right)
Pastel on paper laid down on board
28 1/4 by 23 3/4 in.
71.8 by 60.3 cm
Executed in 1901-02.
This work is included as no. 373 in the Cassatt Committee's revision of Adelyn Dohme Breeskin's catalogue raisonné of the works of Mary Cassatt.
Ambroise Vollard, Paris
Luigi Corbellini, Paris
M. Knoedler & Co., New York (acquired in 1950)
Dr. & Mrs. Albert Kinkade Chapman, Rochester (and sold by the estate: John W. Coker Ltd., New Market, Tennessee, September 15, 2010, lot 40)
Acquired at the above sale
Adelyn Dohme Breeskin, Mary Cassatt: A Catalogue Raisonné of the Oils, Pastels, Watercolors, and Drawings, Washington, D.C., 1970, no. 453, illustrated p. 176
Patricia Hills, "Mary Cassatt," in American Paintings in the Detroit Institute of Arts, vol. II, New York, 1997, pp. 40 & 46
Chuck Miller, "The Artwork of Former Eastman Kodak Chairman Coming up for Auction," in timesunion.com, September 13, 2010, illustrated n.p. (titled Simone Talking to Her Mother)