Olga's Gallery

Mary Cassatt

Miss Mary Ellison.

c.1880. Oil on canvas. The National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, USA. Read Note.

Mary Cassatt. Miss Mary Ellison.

Miss Mary Ellison, later Mrs. Waldbaum (1856-1936), daughter of a Philadelphian businessman, was part of a circle of young American expatriates in Paris in the 1870s.
See: Mary Cassatt. Mary Ellison Embroidering.