28 October 2016 (in progress)
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Lot 71: MARY CASSATT | The Mandolin Player (Breeskin 130)(85 views)
Description: Drypoint, circa 1889, signed in pencil, with the artist's blue monogram stamp (Lugt 604), on laid paper, framed
The print is in generally good condition. Mat- and light-stain in the margins of the sheet, and a few miniscule spots of foxing scattered throughout. There may be one minor loss in the upper right corner of the sheet. Some surface dirt around the edges. The verso in good condition with a few miniscule fox marks and surface dirt.
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Dimensions: plate: 233 by 160 mm 9 1/8 by 6 1/4 in