Gathering Fruit

about 1893
Mary Stevenson Cassatt (American, 1844–1926)


Catalogue Raisonné

Breeskin 157 (state not in Breeskin); Mathews and Shapiro 15, ix/xi

Dimensions

Platemark: 42.2 x 29.5 cm (16 5/8 x 11 5/8 in.) Sheet: 50 x 38.5 cm (19 11/16 x 16 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

41.813

Medium or Technique

Drypoint, soft ground etching, and aquatint in color

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Printed from 3 plates; Only known impression of this state

Inscription

Recto: in graphite, lower left corner: L (in script); in graphite, lower right corner: art dernier état 85I (illeg.)

Signed

Not signed

Markings

Fortuna on globe with VDL and VanderLey watermark

Provenance

Jean Goriany, from whom purchased by MFA Nov. 13, 1941

Credit Line

Gift of William Emerson and The Hayden Collection—Charles Henry Hayden Fund