Little Girl in a Blue Armchair by Cassatt

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Illustration

Mark Cartwright
by National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.
published on 22 May 2022

An 1878 oil on canvas, Little Girl in a Blue Armchair, by Mary Cassatt (1844-1926), the American impressionist painter. The art historian J. H. Rubin notes: "The sense of casual observation and intimacy, combined with a wilful use of blue and sloping space, speak loudly of Cassatt's modernity" (236). (National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.)

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D.C., N. G. o. A. W. (2022, May 22). Little Girl in a Blue Armchair by Cassatt. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/15909/little-girl-in-a-blue-armchair-by-cassatt/

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D.C., National Gallery of Art, Washington. "Little Girl in a Blue Armchair by Cassatt." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified May 22, 2022. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/15909/little-girl-in-a-blue-armchair-by-cassatt/.

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D.C., National Gallery of Art, Washington. "Little Girl in a Blue Armchair by Cassatt." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 22 May 2022. Web. 04 Feb 2023.

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