Prints, Drawings, and Photographs
By the PondMade in France, Europe
Mary Stevenson Cassatt, American, 1844 - 1926
Color drypoint and aquatint
Currently not on view
1946-11-7Gift of R. Sturgis Ingersoll, Frederic Ballard, Alexander Cassatt, Staunton B. Peck, and Mrs. William Potter Wear, 1946
LabelThe comparison of Cassatt's works with Renaissance depictions of the Madonna and child is familiar and endearing. Here the format and color scheme seem to have been inspired by the brightly glazed ceramic relief sculptures made by the Della Robbia family of Florence.