The Bath, Mary Cassatt (American, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 1844–1926 Le Mesnil-Théribus, Oise), Drypoint, soft-ground etching and aquatint, printed in black ink from one plate; fifth state of seventeen (Mathews & Shapiro)

The Bath

Artist:
Mary Cassatt (American, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 1844–1926 Le Mesnil-Théribus, Oise)
Date:
1890–91
Medium:
Drypoint, soft-ground etching and aquatint, printed in black ink from one plate; fifth state of seventeen (Mathews & Shapiro)
Dimensions:
plate: 12 9/16 x 9 3/4 in. (31.9 x 24.8 cm)
plate: 16 1/16 x 11 3/4 in. (40.8 x 29.8 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur Sachs, 1916
Accession Number:
16.3.1
Not on view
The Tub

Arthur Sachs; Donor: Arthur Sachs
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Mary Cassatt: Drawings and Prints in The Metropolitan Museum of Art," October 20, 1998–June 24, 1999.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," January 28, 2002–April 21, 2002.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," April 4, 2011–June 12, 2011.

Breeskin 143 v/xi; Mathews & Shapiro 5 v/xvii; D-R.32
Adelyn Dohme Breeskin Mary Cassatt. A Catalogue Raisonne of the Graphic Work. Washington, D.C., 1979, cat. no. 143 v/xi.

Nancy Mowll Mathews, Barbara Stern Shapiro Mary Cassatt, the Color Prints Ex. cat. National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., June 18-Aug. 27, 1989; the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Sept. 9-Nov. 5, 1989 and the Williams College Museum of Art, Williamstown, Mass., Nov. 25, 1989-Jan. 21, 1990. New York, 1989, cat. no. 5 v/xvii.