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lower right: Mary Cassatt

Provenance

M. Berend, Paris, by 1886.[1] (Durand-Ruel, Paris), c. 1900; (Durand-Ruel, New York), by 1903; purchased 18 January 1909 by the Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington; acquired 2014 by the National Gallery of Art.

Exhibition History
1886
8me Exposition de Peinture [Eighth Impressionist Exhibition], 1 Rue Laffitte, Paris, 1886, no. 7.
1903
Exhibition of Paintings and Pastels by Mary Cassatt, Durand-Ruel Galleries, New York, November 1903, no. 9, as La femme au chien.
1903
Seventy-Second Annual Exhibition, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, January-February 1903, no. 37, as Le Femme au chien.
1906
Paintings, Pastels and Etchings by Mary Cassatt, Durand-Ruel Galleries, New York, 1906, as La femme au chien.
1908
Second Exhibition: Oil Paintings by Contemporary American Artists, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washingon, December 1908-January 1909, no. 252, as La femme au chien.
1908
Twelfth Annual Exhibition at the Carnegie Institution, Pittsburgh, April-June 1908, no. 49, as Woman with Dog.
1940
Survey of American Painting, Carnegie Institute, Pittsburgh, 1940, no. 201, as La femme au chien.
1941
Mary Cassatt: The Catalog of a Comprehensive Exhibition of Her Work, Baltimore Museum of Art, 1941-1942, no. 18, as Woman with a Dog.
1949
American Portraits, Watkins Gallery, American University, Washington, March-April 1949, unpublished checklist, as Woman with a Dog.
1949
De Gustibus: An Exhibition of American Paintings Illustrating a Century of Taste and Criticism, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, January-February 1949, no. 29, as Woman with a Dog.
1953
Expatriates: Whistler, Cassatt, Sargent, Munson-Williams-Proctor Institute, Utica, 1953, no. 19, as Woman with a Dog.
1955
Centennial Exhibition: Pennsylvania Painters, Pennsylvania State University Museum, University Park, 1955, no. 37, as Woman with a Dog.
1959
Loan Exhibition. Masterpieces of the Corcoran Gallery of Art: A Benefit Exhibition in Honor of the Gallery's Centenary, Wildenstein, New York, January-March 1959, unnumbered catalogue, repro., as Woman with a Dog.
1959
The American Muse: Parallel Trends in Literature and Art, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, April-May 1959, no. 55, as Woman with a Dog.
1962
Paintings, Drawings, and Graphic Works by Manet, Degas, Berthe Morisot and Mary Cassatt, Baltimore Museum of Art, 1962, no. 104, as Woman with Dog.
1966
Past and Present: 250 Years of American Art, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, 1966, unpublished checklist, as Woman with a Dog.
1970
Mary Cassatt 1844-1926, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1970, no. 29, as Susan on a Balcony Holding a Dog.
1972
Faces from the World of Impressionism and Post-Impressionism, Wildenstein, New York, 1972, no. 29, as Susan on a Balcony Holding a Dog.
1973
American Impressionist Painting, National Gallery of Art, Washington; Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, Cincinnati Art Museum, North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh, 1973-1974, no. 14, as Susan on a Balcony Holding a Dog.
1976
Corcoran [The American Genius]. Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, 1976, unnumbered catalogue, as Susan on Balcony with a Dog.
1980
La Pintura de los Estados Unidos de Museos de la Ciudad de Washington [Painting in the United States from Public Collections in Washington], Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes, Mexico City, 1980-1981, no. 20, as Susana en un Balcón, Sosteniendo un Perro.
1986
The New Painting: Impressionism 1874 - 1886, National Gallery of Art, Washington; M.H. de Young Memorial Museum, Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, 1986, no.137.
1987
American Women Artists, 1830-1930, National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington; Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford; San Diego Museum of Art; Meadows Museum, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, 1987-1988, no. 7, as Susan on a Balcony Holding a Dog.
1990
American Impressionism, Thyssen Bornemisza Foundation, Castagnola-Lugano, 1990, no. 2, as Susan on a Balcony Holding a Dog.
1993
The Century Club Collection, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, 1990, unpublished checklist, as Susan on a Balcony Holding a Dog.
1998
Mary Cassatt: Modern Woman, Art Institute of Chicago; Museum of Fine Arts, Boston; National Gallery of Art, Washington, October 1998-May 1999, no. 45.
1998
The Forty-fifth Biennial: The Corcoran Collects, 1907-1998, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, July-September 1998, unnumbered catalogue, as Susan on a Balcony Holding a Dog.
2002
The Gilded Cage: Views of American Women, 1873-1921, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, 2002, unpublished checklist.
2003
The Impressionist Tradition in America, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, 2003-2004, unpublished checklist.
2004
Figuratively Speaking: The Human Form in American Art, 1770-1950, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, 2004-2005, unpublished checklist.
2005
Encouraging American Genius: Master Paintings from the Corcoran Gallery of Art, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington; Museum of Fine Arts, Houston; Parrish Art Museum, Southampton; Mint Museum of Art, Charlotte; John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art, Sarasota, 2005-2007, checklist no. 52.
2008
The American Evolution: A History through Art, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, 2008, unpublished checklist.
2009
American Paintings from the Collection, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, 6 June-18 October 2009, unpublished checklist.
2013
American Journeys: Visions of Place, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, 21 September 2013-28 September 2014, unpublished checklist.
2014
American Impressionism: A New Vision, Musée des Impressionismes, Giverny; Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art (Modern Two), Edinburgh; Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza, Madrid, 2014-2015.
Bibliography
1947
Corcoran Gallery of Art. Handbook of the American Paintings in the Collection of the Corcoran Gallery of Art. Washington, 1947: 52, as Woman with a Dog.
2011
Larkin, Susan G. "Mary Cassatt, Young Girl at a Window." In Corcoran Gallery of Art: American Paintings to 1945. Edited by Sarah Cash. Washington, 2011: 34, 37, 164-165, 272, repro.