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Mary Cassatt


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Name
Mary Cassatt
Birth Year
1845
Death Year
1926
Country
USA
Movement
Impressionism

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.


Mary Cassatt 59 Most Important Paintings and Artworks

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.