Kneeling in an Armchair

Mary Cassatt, American, 1844 - 1926

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about 1903-1904

Drypoint on laid paper

approx 50

Plate: 11 7/8 × 9 1/2 in. (30.1 × 24.2 cm)

Sheet: 17 7/16 × 12 3/16 in. (44.3 × 31 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Mrs. Hersey Egginton in memory of her son, Everett Egginton, Class of 1921

PR.954.20.112

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Inscription

Signed, in graphite, lower right margin: Mary Cassatt n. 30; inscribed, in graphite, lower left: Purchased at auction. Feb. 7 & 8, 1928; inscribed, in graphite, lower right: NY. 737. Mas. Watermark: A. PORCABEUF

Course History

ARTH 7, Paris in the Nineteenth Century, Kristin O'Rourke, Spring 2013

SART 27, SART 28, Printmaking I: Intaglio, Printmaking II, Louise Hamlin, Winter 2013

SART 27, Printmaking I: Intaglio, Louise Hamlin, Spring 2012

SART 27, SART 28, Printmaking I: Intaglio, Printmaking II, Louise Hamlin, Winter 2012

Exhibition History

Visions of Modernity: Nineteenth-Century European Art from the Permanent Collection, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Art History 2, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, May 2-June 21, 1998.

The Image Impressed, Lower Jewett Corridor, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 25-July 31, 1985.

Mary Cassatt: Impressionist from Philadelphia, Sunrise Foundation, Charleston, West Virginia, June 4-September 4, 1983, no. 29.

Lower Jewett Corridor, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 26, 1981-January, 1982.

19th-Century Prints from the Permanent Collection, in conjunction with Art 52, Lower Jewett Corridor, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, Janaury 12-March 25, 1979.

Provenance

Auction, New York, February 7-8, 1928, no. 737; sold to Hersey Egginton (1875-1951); bequeathed to his wife, Mary E. (Benner) Egginton (1875-1962), Garden City, New York; given to present collection, in 1954, in memory of her son, Everett De Witt Egginton (1900-1925), Class of 1921.

Catalogue Raisonne

A.D. Breeskin (1979): BV 186.

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