National Gallery of Art - THE COLLECTION
image of Little Girl in a Blue Armchair Mary Cassatt (artist)
American, 1844 - 1926
Little Girl in a Blue Armchair, 1878
oil on canvas
overall: 89.5 x 129.8 cm (35 1/4 x 51 1/8 in.) framed: 114.3 x 154.3 x 5.7 cm (45 x 60 3/4 x 2 1/4 in.)
Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon
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From the Tour: Mary Cassatt — Selected Paintings
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1913Borgmeyer, Charles Louis. The Master Impressionists. Chicago, 1913: repro. 249.
1966Kuh, Katherine. "Golden Loans for a Silver Anniversary." Saturday Review (19 March 1966): 46.
1970Breeskin, Adelyn Dohme. Mary Cassatt: A Catalogue Raisonne of the Oils, Pastels, Watercolors, and Drawings. Washington, 1970: no. 56, repro., as The Blue Room.
1976Harris, Ann Sutherland and Linda Nochlin. Women Artists 1550-1950. Exh. cat., Los Angeles Museum of Art, 1976: 240, under no. 91.
1979Munro, Eleanor. Originals: American Women Artists. New York, 1979: 67, repro. 73.
1980Pollock, Griselda. Mary Cassatt. London, 1980: 66.
1988Wilmerding, John. American Masterpieces from the National Gallery of Art. Rev. ed. National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1988: 146, no. 50, color repro.
1992American Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1992: 38, repro.
1994Mathews, Nancy Mowll. Mary Cassatt: A Life. New York, 1994: 125, repro.
1996White, Barbara Ehrlich. Impressionists: Side by Side. New York, 1996: 189, repro.
1996Mathews, Nancy Mowll, ed. Cassatt: A Retrospective. New York, 1996: pl. 12.
2004Hand, John Oliver. National Gallery of Art: Master Paintings from the Collection. Washington and New York, 2004: 366-367, no. 302, color repro.
2014Jones, Kimberly A. "Mary Cassatt's Little Girl in a Blue Armchair: Unraveling an Impressionist Puzzle." Archives of American Art Journal 53, no. 1&2 (Fall 2014): 116-121, color fig.

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