In the Opera Box (No. 3)

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Breeskin 022, v/vii (Breeskin counts only iv states; this one is not in Breeskin)

Dimensions

Platemark: 20.6 x 18.6 cm (8 1/8 x 7 5/16 in.) Sheet: 35.8 x 27.5 cm (14 1/8 x 10 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

2001.691

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: C; in graphite, lower center: ADB 22 - V ND; in graphite, lower right: corner No. 41 (in 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 2, 2001)

Credit Line

Gift of Henri M. Petiet, confirmed by his estate