The Bath, Mary Cassatt (American, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 1844–1926 Le Mesnil-Théribus, Oise), Drypoint, soft-ground etching and aquatint, printed in color from two plates; seventeenth 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 color from two plates; seventeenth state of seventeen (Mathews & Shapiro)
Dimensions:
image: 11 5/8 x 9 3/4 in. (29.5 x 24.8 cm)
sheet: 17 x 11 13/16 in. (43.2 x 30 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Gift of Paul J. Sachs, 1916
Accession Number:
16.2.7
Not on view
The Tub

Paul J. Sachs; Donor: Paul J. 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.

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

Colta Ives Splendid Legacy: The Havemeyer Collection. Exh. cat.: March 27-June 20. New York, 1993, fig. no. 23, p. 154.

Maxwell K. Hearn "Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin" Asian Art at the Metropolitan Museum. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 73, no.1, New York, Summer 2015, fig. no. fig. 27, p. 20, ill.