The Letter

1890–91
Mary Stevenson Cassatt (American, 1844–1926)


Catalogue Raisonné

Breeskin 146, iii/iii; Mathews & Shapiro 08, trial proof B of iv/iv

Dimensions

Platemark: 34.6 x 22.5 cm (13 5/8 x 8 7/8 in.) Sheet: 47.8 x 30.7 cm (18 13/16 x 12 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

41.803

Medium or Technique

Drypoint and color aquatint

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Trial proof B

Inscription

In graphite, lower left: MC; in graphite, lower right corner: B

Signed

Initialed

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