Cassatt 1879 expo

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Mary Cassatt (1845-1926)

Pictures 4th impressionist exposition 1879

Catalogue numbers: 46 – 56+hc

 

 

Introduction:

Here below you will find an impression of the 11 works that Mary Cassatt showed at the 4th ‘impressionist’ exposition in 1879. Some suggestions are very uncertain, see account. For no. 51 I have no suggestion at all. See link for the subscriptions and see at the bottom of the main page on Mary Cassatt for the sources.

 

1879-46, Portrait de M. C… Compare: Mary Cassatt, 1880ca, Portrait of Alexander J. Cassatt, xx, Detroit IA (iR7;iR10;iR50)

1879-47, Portrait de petite fille, Now: Mary Cassatt, 1878, CR56, Portrait of a Little Girl (in a blue armchair), 89×129, NGA Washington (iR2;iR59;R44,p53;R3,p592)

 

1879-48-Étude de femme avec éventail. Maybe: Mary Cassatt, 1877-80, Woman with a fan (Miss Mary Ellison), 85×65, NGA-Washington (iR92;iR2;iR3;iR59)

1879-49 Femme dans un loge, Now: Mary Cassatt, 1879, Woman with a Pearl Necklace (in a Loge), 81×59, Philadelphia MA (iR92;iR2;iR3;iR8;R2,p276)

1879-50, Tête de jeune fille. Uncertain: Mary Cassatt, 1876, Head of a young girl, 32×23, MFA Boston (iR92;iR2)

 

1879-52, femme lisant, Now: Mary Cassatt, 1878-79, CR51, woman reading, 82×60, JAM Omaha, (iR2;iR92;iR10;R2,p277)

1879-53, Portrait de M. D… (pastel), Now: Mary Cassatt, 1879, Moïse Dreyfus, pastel, 80×63, MPP Paris, (iR2;iR92;R44,p61) Probably CR66

 

1879-54, Au théâtre (pastel) Now: Mary Cassatt, 1879, Theater (in the loge), pastel +metallic paint, 65×81, NGA Washington or Philadelphia MA (iR2;iR59;iR92;R84,p307)

1879-55, Au théâtre (pastel). Uncertain: Mary Cassatt, 1878-80, at the theater, pastel + gouache, 64×54, private (iR92;iR2;iR59)

1879-56, Dans un jardin (couleur à la détrempe). Compare: Mary Cassatt, 1880-6, Woman in Black and Green Bonnet, (in the garden sewing), 61×50, AI Chicago (iR92)

 

1879-56+hc, In the Box, Probably: Mary Cassatt, 1879, A Corner of the Loge (In the Box), 43×62, private, (iR2;iR92;iR3;R2,p256) Probably CR62