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Mary CassattThe unflinching embrace of motherhood

Mary Cassatt was a U.S. artist born in 1844. Cassatt contributed to the Impressionist movement and died in 1926. Get notified when Mary Cassatt's biography is complete:

Portrait of the Artist

1878

Mother About to Wash Her Sleepy Child

1880

Lydia Crocheting in the Garden at Marly

1880-1880

The Cup of Tea

1880-1881

Lilacs in a Window (Vase de Lilas a la Fenetre)

1880-1883

Lady at the Tea Table

1883-1885

Girl Arranging Her Hair

1886

The Coiffure (La Toilette)

1890-1891

The Letter

1890-1891

In the Omnibus

1890-1891

The Child's Bath

1893

The Boating Party

1893-1894

La Tasse de The

1897

Young Mother Sewing

1900-1900

The Caress

1902

Denise at Her Dressing Table

1908-1909