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Mary Cassatt (1845-1927).

Mary Cassatt

Mary Cassatt (1845-1927).

by Mary Cassatt

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Published by Marlborough Fine Art Ltd. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cassatt, Mary, -- 1844-1926 -- Exhibitions.

  • Edition Notes

    Catalogue of an exhibition held at Marlborough Fine Art Ltd., London, June - July, 1953.

    GenreExhibitions.
    ContributionsMarlborough Fine Art Ltd.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination12 p. :
    Number of Pages12
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19715223M

      One of the few women Impressionists, Mary Cassatt () had a life of paradoxes: American born, she lived and worked in France; a classically trained artist, she preferred the company of radicals; never married, she painted exquisite and beloved portraits of mothers and children.   A beautifully illustrated rediscovery of a distinguished American artist Acclaimed and beloved for her paintings of women and children in intimate, informal settings, Mary Cassatt (–) was the only American artist to exhibit with the French Impressionists in Paris.

    Mary Cassatt was an American painter who spent most of her life in France. She was part of a group of artists in Paris known as Impressionists. Cassatt’s most-familiar paintings focus on mothers caring for small children, such as The Bath (about ) and Mother and Child (). Recognized as one of the foremost 19th-century American painters and printmakers, Mary Cassatt is known for her prolific career and Impressionist artwork. A native of Pennsylvania who lived as an expatriate in Paris beginning in , Mary Cassatt started formal training as a painter in In , she took her first trip to Europe, where.

      Mary Cassatt was an American artist and a member of the Impressionist art movement in France in the late 19th century. Most famous for her paintings of . Mary Stevenson Cassatt was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, on , the second of Robert and Katherine Johnson Cassatt's four children. As a child she lived for a time in France. The family then moved to Germany so that one son could pursue his studies in engineering, while another son could gain special medical attention.


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This book provides new insight into the personal life and artistic endeavors of this extraordinary woman.4/5(2). The Child’s Bath. American, – Related Content. About this artwork. In this work, Mary Cassatt addressed the theme for which she is best known—women and children—while also experimenting with compositional elements of Japanese art.

Cassatt saw a large exhibition of Japanese prints at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris in   Mary Cassatt was a headstrong, determined girl. She wanted to be an artist ina time when proper girls certainly weren't artists. It wasn't polite.

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Mary Stevenson Cassatt (/kəˈsæt/; – J ) was an American painter and printmaker. She was born in Pennsylvania, but lived much of her adult life in France, where she first befriended Edgar Degas and later exhibited among the t often created images of the social and private lives of women, with particular emphasis on the intimate bonds between Birth place: Allegheny City, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Mary Cassatt, – Published pages. This catalog accompanied an exhibition of works by Mary Cassatt, the sixth in a continuing series organized by the National Gallery of Art to honor important American artists.

Cassatt, America’s greatest female artist, was one of a group of American artists, including James McNeill Whistler. Mary Cassatt is widely acclaimed for her intimate scenes of mothers and children, such as Mother About to Wash Her Sleepy Child (), that are painted with quick brushstrokes in a pastel palette.

Invited in by her friend and mentor Edgar Degas, Cassatt was one of three women—and the only American—to join a group of artists later known as the Impressionists, which included Claude Brand: Mary Cassatt. - Exhibited: "Mary Cassatt Retrospective" at the Yokohama Museum of Art, Yokohama, Japan, June - September Medium 1 print: hand-colored drypoint and aquatint ; .Mary Cassatt (, American) was born in a small town in Pennsylvania, and moved to Philadelphia where she started school at age six.

Both her parents were well educated and believed that travel was an integral part of learning. Thus, Mary was sent abroad to study German and French, along with art, which she had become interested in at an early age. Essential. British feminist art historian Pollock (Mary Cassatt, LJ 2/15/81) here offers her second book on Cassatt.

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