212 (Breeskin 289)
Portrait of Mrs. Clement B. Newbold
Alternate title(s): A Portrait of Miss S.; Mrs. Clement B. Newbold (née Mary Scott); Portrait; Portrait de Miss S.; Portrait of M. D. S.; Portrait of Mrs. Clement B. Newbold (the Former Miss Mary Scott); Portrait of Mrs. Clement Newbold; Portrait of Mrs. Newbold
c. 1894--95
Oil on canvas
33 x 27 in. (83.82 x 68.58 cm)
Inscribed lower right: Mary Cassatt
Private collection

provenance / ownership history
From the artist
to the sitter, Mary Dickinson Scott (Mrs. Clement B.) Newbold, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
to her son Clement B. Newbold
private collection

exhibition history
1895 Durand-Ruel NY: #33, as Portrait de Miss S., lent by a private collection
1905a Pennsylvania Academy: #403, as Portrait of M. D. S., lent by Mrs. Clement B. Newbold
1920b Pennsylvania Academy: #15, as Portrait, lent by Mrs. Clement B. Newbold
1927 Penn Museum: #37, as Portrait of Mrs. Clement Newbold
1928 Carnegie Institute: #26, as Portrait of Mrs. Newbold
1960 Phila Museum: no #, as Portrait of Mrs. Clement B. Newbold (the Former Miss Mary Scott)
2003--04 Nassau NY: no #, ill., as Portrait of Mrs. Clement B. Newbold, lent by private collection

published references
NY Daily Tribune 1895: p. 25, as "[No.] 33"
NY Times 1895b: p. 4, as A Portrait of Miss S.
Philadelphia Inquirer 1905a: p. 13, as Portrait of M. D. S.
Philadelphia Inquirer 1905b: p. 13, as "portrait pictures"
Art News 1927b: p. 2, as Portrait of Mrs. Clement Newbold
Watson 1927: p. 293, ill., as Portrait of Mrs. Clement B. Newbold
Pickvance 1973: p. 746, as "No. 289"
Hale, N. 1975: p. 177, as Portrait of Mrs. Clement B. Newbold
Love 1980: p. 110, as "portrait of Mrs. Clement B. Newbold"
Lindsay 1985: p. 19, ill.; pp. 20, 91, 93, 94, 95n27, as Portrait of Mrs. Clement B. Newbold
Pollock 1998: p. 27, as ill. in installation photograph of 1927 Penn Museum exhibition
Mathews 2000: p. 312; p. 314, ill., as Mrs. Clement B. Newbold (née Mary Scott)
Ivinski 2004a: p. 32n8, as Portrait of Mrs. Clement B. Newbold

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