Trivium Art HistoryMary Cassatt

Portrait of the Artist

Portrait of the Artist, 1878 — Mary Cassatt
60 cm41.1 cm

Portrait of the Artist is an Impressionist, Watercolor, Gouache Painting created by Mary Cassatt in 1878. It lives at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York. The image is available via Institutional Open Content, and tagged Self-portraits, and Hats. Source

One of only two known self portraits by Mary Cassatt — she sits in powerful asymmetry, with a wary gaze.

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