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Mary Cassatt

Mother About to Wash Her Sleepy Child, 1880

Oil on canvas
39 7/16 × 25 7/8 in
100.2 × 65.7 cm
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Los Angeles County Museum of Art
Los Angeles
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In the collection of American Art at LACMA.

Mrs. Fred Hathaway Bixby Bequest (M.62.8.14)

In the collection of American Art at LACMA.

Mrs. Fred Hathaway Bixby Bequest (M.62.8.14)

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Signed and dated lower left: Mary Cassatt / 1880
Mary Cassatt
American , 1844–1926
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Mary Cassatt is widely acclaimed for her intimate scenes of mothers and children, such as Mother …

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Mary Cassatt is widely acclaimed for her intimate scenes of mothers and children, such as Mother About to Wash Her Sleepy Child (1880), that are painted with quick brushstrokes in a pastel palette. Invited in 1877 by her friend and mentor Edgar Degas, Cassatt was one of three women—and the only American—to join a …

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In the collection of American Art at LACMA.

Mrs. Fred Hathaway Bixby Bequest (M.62.8.14)

In the collection of American Art at LACMA.

Mrs. Fred Hathaway Bixby Bequest (M.62.8.14)

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Image provided by the Los Angeles County Museum of Art
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Signed and dated lower left: Mary Cassatt / 1880
Mary Cassatt
American , 1844–1926
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Mary Cassatt is widely acclaimed for her intimate scenes of mothers and children, such as Mother …

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Mary Cassatt is widely acclaimed for her intimate scenes of mothers and children, such as Mother About to Wash Her Sleepy Child (1880), that are painted with quick brushstrokes in a pastel palette. Invited in 1877 by her friend and mentor Edgar Degas, Cassatt was one of three women—and the only American—to join a …

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Mary Cassatt

Mother About to Wash Her Sleepy Child, 1880

Oil on canvas
39 7/16 × 25 7/8 in
100.2 × 65.7 cm
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