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The map

The map

Item Information

Title:
The map
Title (alt.) :
The lesson
Artist:
Cassatt, Mary, 1844-1926
Name on Item:
Mary Cassatt
Date:
1890
Format:
Prints
Genre:
Drypoints
Portrait prints
Group portraits
Location:
Boston Public Library
Print Department
Collection (local):
Mary Cassatt (1844-1926). Prints and Drawings
Subjects:
Education
Children
Extent:
1 print : drypoint ; plate mark 16 x 22 cm
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Notes (date):
Date from catalogue raisonné.
Notes (citation):
Breeskin, Adelyn Dohme. "Mary Cassatt : a catalogue raisonné of the graphic work." Smithsonian Institution Press, 1979, Washington.
Notes:
Title from catalogue raisonné.
Alternative title from material accompanying item.
Breeskin (prints): B. 127
Handwritten on item: épreuve d'essai
Additional information accompanying item: Also called "The Lesson." Plate destroyed. Published in 25 impressions. Signed proof. Paper - laid. Watermark - partial design surmounted by crescent moon.
Shown in Durand-Ruel's 1893 Cassatt Exhibition.
Notes (object):
Third state of three.
Third state: As illustrated. Has an additional segment to the round table to the right of the arm of the girl who holds the map, and lines of slightly oblique shading added on the girl's sleeve at the left.
Identifier:
18_09_000002
W. 1364 (no longer used)
Barcode:
36666000165684