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image of The Mother and Sister of the Artist Berthe Morisot (artist)
French, 1841 - 1895
The Mother and Sister of the Artist, 1869/1870
oil on canvas
overall: 101 x 81.8 cm (39 3/4 x 32 3/16 in.) framed: 128.3 x 108.6 cm (50 1/2 x 42 3/4 in.)
Chester Dale Collection
1963.10.186
On View
From the Tour: Edgar Degas
Object 6 of 7

1925Fourreau, Armand. Berthe Morisot. Paris, 1925:33, repro.
1941Catalogue of French Paintings from the Chester Dale Collection. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1941: 10, repro. pl. XVIII
1942French Paintings from the Chester Dale Collection. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1942: 47, repro.
1944French Paintings from the Chester Dale Collection. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1944: 47, repro.
1952Cairns, Huntington, and John Walker, eds., Great Paintings from the National Gallery of Art. New York, 1952: 158, color repro.
1953French Paintings from the Chester Dale Collection. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1953: 55, repro.
1957Shapley, Fern Rusk. Comparisons in Art: A Companion to the National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC. London, 1957 (reprinted 1959): pl. 99
1959Rouart, Denis, ed. The Correspondence of Berthe Morisot. London, 195740+
1961Bataille, Marie-Louise and Georges Wildenstein. Berthe Morisot: Catalogue des peintures, pastels et aquarelles. Paris, 1961: no. 20, repro.
1963Walker, John. National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. New York, 1963 (reprinted 1964 in French, German, and Spanish): 258, repro.
1965Eighteenth and Nineteenth Century Paintings & Sculpture of the French School in the Chester Dale Collection, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1965: 87, repro.
1965Summary Catalogue of European Paintings and Sculpture. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1965: 94
1966Cairns, Huntington, and John Walker, eds. A Pageant of Painting from the National Gallery of Art. 2 vols. New York, 1966: 2:428, color repro.
1968European Paintings and Sculpture, Illustrations. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1968: 83, repro.
1973Rewald, John. The History of Impressionism. New York, 1973:241, repro.
1975European Paintings: An Illustrated Summary Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1975: 248, repro.
1975Munsterberg, Hugo. A History of Women Artists. New York, 1975:53, repro.
1976Petersen, Karen and J.J. Wilson. Women Artists: Recognition and Reappraisal From the Early Middle Ages to the Twentieth Century. New York, 1976:90, repro.
1978Fine, Elsa Honig. Women & Art: A History of Women Painters and Sculptors from the Renaissance to the 20th Century. London, 1978:124+, repro.
1978King, Marian. Adventures in Art: National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. New York, 1978: 87, pl. 52.
1984Walker, John. National Gallery of Art, Washington. Rev. ed. New York, 1984: 456, no. 659, color repro.
1985European Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1985: 286, repro.
1986Garb, Tamar. Women Impressionists. New York, 1986:62, repro.
1986Buettner, Stuart. "Images of Modern Motherhood in the Art of Morisot, Cassatt, Modersohn-Becker, Kollwitz." Woman's Art Journal 7, no. 2 (Fall 1986-Winter 1987):16+, repro.
1991Gingold, Diane J. and Elizabeth A.C. Weil. The Corporate Patron. New York, 1991: 163, color repro.
1992Langer, Cassandra. Mother and Child in Art. New York, 1992
1992Higonnet, Anne. Berthe Morisot's Images of Women. Harvard University Press, 1992:67, repro.
1992National Gallery of Art, Washington. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1992: 187, repro.
1993Denisoff, Dennis. "The Rare Space of the Female Artist: Impressionism in Audrey Thomas's Latakia." Mosaic: The Journal for the Interdisciplinary Study of Literature 26, no. 4 (Fall 1993):79, repro.
1995Nord, Philip. The Republican Moment: Struggles for Democracy in Nineteenth-Century France. Harvard University Press, 1995:repro
1998Faxon, Alicia Craig. "Reading." In Encyclopedia of Comparative Iconography. 2 vols. Edited by Helene E. Roberts. Chicago and London, 1998: 2:768.
1998Gersch-Nešic, Beth. “Pregnancy." In Encyclopedia of Comparative Iconography: Themes Depicted in Works of Art. Edited by Helene E. Roberts. 2 vols. Chicago, 1998: 2:754.
2004Hand, John Oliver. National Gallery of Art: Master Paintings from the Collection. Washington and New York, 2004: 380, no. 313, color repro.

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