Drawing for "Lady in Black, in a Loge, Facing Left"

about 1880
Artist Mary Stevenson Cassatt (American, 1844–1926)


Catalogue Raisonné

Br CR 725; the verso is the transfer drawing for Breeskin 25

Dimensions

Image: 18 x 26 cm (7 1/16 x 10 1/4 in.) Sheet: 25 x 32.5 cm (9 13/16 x 12 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

2001.701

Medium or Technique

Soft pencil and crayon on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

On the back of this drawing is the transfer drawing for the softground etching Breeskin 25

Inscription

Recto: in graphite, lower left: M.C.; lower left corner: 2

On original mat (in Petiet's hand): ADB 25 No 98

Signed

Initialed

Markings

Verso: offset from softground transfer; in blue pencil, upper center: 98

Provenance

Henri M. Petiet, Paris; 2001 gift to MFA

Credit Line

Gift of Henri M. Petiet, confirmed by his estate