May 06, 2021 - Sale 2566

Sale 2566 - Lot 209

Estimate: $ 3,000 - $ 5,000
Sara Wearing her Bonnet and Coat.

Lithograph, circa 1904. 507x408 mm; 20x16 3/4 inches, full margins.

With—Margot Wearing a Bonnet (No. 1), drypoint on cream laid paper, circa 1902. 235x165 mm; 9x6 inches, full margins. Both very good impressions.

Sara Wearing her Bonnet and Coat is one of only two known lithographs by Cassatt (1844-1926). The sitter was a model Cassatt used frequently after 1900. According to Breeskin, Sara was a granddaughter of one of the former presidents of France, Emile Loubet. Breeskin 179 and 198.