The Bath

Drypoint, soft-ground etching and aquatint, printed in color from two plates; seventeenth state of seventeen (mathews & shapiro) | 29.5 x 24.8cm | 1890-91

Mary Cassatt

Cassatt printed the early impression of The Bath, exhibited nearby, from a single plate, but created this later impression with two separately inked and printed plates—one for tonal areas, one for drypoint lines and the tone of the mother’s dress. Ca...
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