The Fitting

about 1891
Mary Stevenson Cassatt (American, 1844–1926)


Catalogue Raisonné

Breeskin 147 (state not in Breeskin); Mathews & Shapiro 09, trial proof of vii/vii

Dimensions

Platemark: 37.6 x 25.5 cm (14 13/16 x 10 1/16 in.) Sheet: 48 x 31.7 cm (18 7/8 x 12 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

41.804

Medium or Technique

Drypoint, soft ground etching and aquatint in color

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Printed from three plates

Inscription

Recto: in graphite, lower left below plate: MC; in graphite, lower left corner: I

Signed

Initialed

Markings

Recto: in blue ink, lower center of plate: collector's stamp of Mary Cassatt (Lugt 604)

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