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Mary Cassatt

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Mary Cassatt Biography

Mary Stevenson Cassatt was born on May 22, 1844 in Allegheny City, Pennsylvania, US, into a well-to-do family. Her father, Robert Cassatt, was a successful stockbroker and financier. Her mother, Katherine Kelso Johnston, came from a banking family, which had provided her with a good education. The Cassatt family was of French Huguenot origin; they escaped persecutions and came to New York in 1662.

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Mary Cassatt Bibliography

Art of the United States of America. 1675-1975. by A. Chegodayev. Moscow. Iskusstvo. 1976.

Cassatt and Her Circle: Selected Letters. by Nancy M. Matthews. Abbeville Press, Inc. 1984

Mary Cassatt: Reflections of Women's Lives by Debra N. Mancoff, Mary Cassatt. Stewart Tabori & Chang, 1998.

Mary Cassatt: A Life by Nancy Mowll Mathews. Yale Univ Pr, 1998.

Art In A Mirror: The Counterproofs Of Mary Cassatt by Warren Adelson (Foreword), Jay E. Cantor, Pamela A. Ivinski, Mary Cassatt, Marc Rosen, Susan Pinsky. Adelson Galleries, 2004.

Mary Cassatt: Painter of Modern Women (World of Art) by Griselda Pollock, Mary Cassatt. Thames & Hudson, 1998.

Mary Cassatt by Judith Barter. Harry N Abrams, 1998.