National Gallery of Art - THE COLLECTION
image of Girl Arranging Her Hair Mary Cassatt (artist)
American, 1844 - 1926
Girl Arranging Her Hair, 1886
oil on canvas
overall: 75.1 x 62.5 cm (29 9/16 x 24 5/8 in.) framed: 96.5 x 83.2 cm (38 x 32 3/4 in.)
Chester Dale Collection
1963.10.97
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From the Tour: Mary Cassatt — Selected Paintings
Object 5 of 10

Exhibition History

1886
La 8me Exposition de Peinture [Eighth Impressionist Exhibition], Paris, 1886, no. 9, as Etude.
1893
Exposition Mary Cassatt, Galeries Durand-Ruel, Paris, 1893, no. 17.
1908
Tableaux et Pastels par Mary Cassatt, Galeries Durand-Ruel, Paris, 1908, no. 1, as La Toilette.
1910
Possibly Austellung Amerikanische Kunst, Royal Academy of Art, Berlin, 1910, as "Bei der Toilette."
1920
Exhibition of Paintings and Drawings by Representative Modern Masters, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, 1920, no. 7.
1926
A Memorial Collection of the Works of Mary Cassatt, Art Institute of Chicago, 1926-1927, no. 4, repro., as Girl Combing Her Hair.
1927
[Memorial Exhibition], Pennsylvania Museum, Philadelphia, 1927, no. 7.
1928
A Memorial Exhibition of the Work of Mary Cassatt, Carnegie Institute, Pittsburgh, 1928, no. 9.
1931
Degas and his Tradition, Museum of French Art, New York, 1931, no. 7.
1933
A Century of Progress Exhibition of Paintings and Sculpture, Art Institute of Chicago, 1933, no. 438, repro.
1934
A Survey of American Painting, Baltimore Museum of Art, 1934, no. 11, repro.
1946
American Painting, Tate Gallery, London, 1946, no. 39, as The Morning Toilet.
1965
The Chester Dale Bequest, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1965, unnumbered checklist.
1970
Mary Cassatt 1844-1926, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1970, no. 38, repro.
1986
The New Painting: Impressionism 1874-1886, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.; Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, 1986, no. 138, repro. (shown only in Washington).
1998
Mary Cassatt: Modern Woman, The Art Institute of Chicago; Museum of Fine Arts, Boston; National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1998-1999, no. 48, as Study (Etude) (shown only in Washington).
2010
From Impressionism to Modernism: The Chester Dale Collection, National Gallery of Art, Washington, January 2010-January 2012, unnumbered catalogue, repro.

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