Arts Everyday Living: Impressionist Women Artists–Mary Cassatt, The Art of Maternal Love

Mary Cassatt, Peasant Mother and Child, c. 1895, Etching and acquatint in green brown and black ink on white laid paper, Gift of Alfred E. Hamil, Art Institute of Chicago, Illinois

Title: Peasant Mother and Child, c. 1895

Artist: Mary Cassatt (1844-1926)

I will be away for about ten days. So continue to enjoy our blogs, starting with Mary Cassatt, who was the only American to exhibit with the French Impressionists in Paris. Cassatt’s depictions of maternal love are often considered her finest works of art.






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