Lot 72: MARY CASSATT | Reine and Margot Seated on a Sofa (No. 2) (B. 177)
October 28, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Drypoint, circa 1902, signed in pencil, inscribed 'No 15' (?), from the numbered edition of 25, on laid paper with the A. PORCABEUF watermark, framed
Mottled discoloration throughout, recto and verso. A repaired loss approximately 1 inch across and 2 inches high at right sheet edge. A few other smaller repairs in the edges. Small tears and foxing, mainly in the edges.
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Dimensions: plate: 430 by 330 mm 17 by 13 in