Drawing for "In the Loge"

Drawing for "At the Opera"

1878
Mary Stevenson Cassatt (American, 1844–1926)


Catalogue Raisonné

Br CR 719

Dimensions

Sheet: 10.2 x 15.2 cm (4 x 6 in.)

Accession Number

55.28

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

Recto: in graphite, upper left corner: trim of the boxes / the back of the / (illeg.) is red.

Verso: in graphite, lower right corner: 32870/Y(illeg.); in graphite, lower right: No. 36 à la vente; in graphite, upper left corner: 8 (lying on its side)

Signed

Not signed

Markings

Recto: in blue ink, inside the lower left of the drawn image: collector's stamp of Mary Cassatt (Lugt 604)

Provenance

1953, acquired by exchange from J. Scholz (b. 1903), New York, by Schaeffer Galleries, New York (stock no. 1521); 1955, gift of Hans Schaeffer, Schaeffer Galleries, to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 13, 1955)

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Hans Schaeffer