302 (Breeskin 411)
Sketch of Woman in Light Green Wrapper Holding Her Child
Alternate title(s): Maternité
1898--99
Pastel on paper
25 5/8 x 20 1/4 in. (65.09 x 51.44 cm)
Inscribed lower right: Mary Cassatt
Last known when sold at Sotheby's, New York, 1994

provenance / ownership history
Ambroise Vollard, Paris
private collection, France, from an unknown Parisian source, c. 1950s; did not sell when offered at Sotheby's, London, December 5, 1990, #310, ill., as Maternité
to Sotheby's, New York, May 12, 1994, #162, ill., as Maternité

exhibition history
no known exhibitions

published references
Conrads 1990: p. 34, ill., as Sketch of Woman in Light Green Wrapper Holding Her Child

commentary

Counterproofs after this work exist.

PAI

Sketch of Woman in Light Green Wrapper Holding Her Child, c.1902, pastel counterproof on Japan paper, 24 3/4 x 20 3/4 in. (63 x 53 cm). (Photograph provided by Adelson Galleries, New York, N.Y.) [view all counterproofs]
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