Mary Cassatt: A Life

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Yale University Press, 1994 - Painters - 383 pages
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MARY CASSATT: A Life

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Brilliant, lively life of long-lived American Impressionist painter Mary Cassatt (1844-1926), by the editor of her selected letters and author of a monograph on her (neither reviewed here). Mathews's ... Read full review

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Mary Cassatt, b. 1844. An excellent read about a fascinating personality. Cassatt struggled to take time away from her creative work in a way that a man wouldn't have been expected to do--like take ... Read full review

Contents

BACKGROUND AND EARLY EDUCATION 18441865
3
STUDIES IN EUROPE 18661870
29
BECOMING PROFESSIONAL 18701874
62
CHANGING DIRECTION 18751878
93
IMPRESSIONISM 18791886
133
HER PRIME 18861893
178
AMERICAN CONNECTIONS 18941899
218
THE MOST EMINENT OF LIVING AMERICAN WOMEN PAINTERS 19001910
252
HARD TIMES 19111926
287
THE HISTORICAL CASSATT
321
NOTES
335
BIBLIOGRAPHY
357
INDEX
363
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