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The Barefooted Child

Print of a woman seated in a chair, wearing voluminous blue sleeves and a yellow skirt, holding a small blond child in white.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • Print of a woman seated in a chair, wearing voluminous blue sleeves and a yellow skirt, holding a small blond child in white.

Date:

1896–98

Artist:

Mary Cassatt
American, 1844-1926

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Mary Cassatt

Title

The Barefooted Child

Place

United States (Artist's nationality:)

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Made 1896–1898

Medium

Drypoint and aquatint, in color, on off-white laid paper

Dimensions

Image/plate: 24.4 × 32 cm (9 5/8 × 12 5/8 in.); Sheet: 29.5 × 42.8 cm (11 5/8 × 16 7/8 in.)

Credit Line

Joseph Brooks Fair Fund

Reference Number

1928.594

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