In the Opera Box (No. 3)

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Breeskin 022, iv/vii (Breeskin counts only iv states)

Dimensions

Platemark: 20.8 x 18.6 cm (8 3/16 x 7 5/16 in.) Sheet: 35.7 x 27.3 cm (14 1/16 x 10 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2001.690

Medium or Technique

Soft ground etching, etching and aquatint

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Recto: in graphite, beneath plate, lower right: M C; in graphite, lower left corner: B; in graphite, lower center: ADB 22 IV ND II; in graphite, lower right corner: No. 41 (Petiet's hand)

Signed

Initialed

Provenance

Henri M. Petiet (b. 1894 - d. 1980), Paris; 2001, gift of the Petiet estate to MFA. (Accession Date: October 24, 2001)

Credit Line

Gift of Henri M. Petiet, confirmed by his estate