The Family by Cassatt

Illustration

Mark Cartwright
by Chrysler Museum
published on 22 May 2022

A c. 1886 oil on canvas, The Family, by Mary Cassatt (1844-1926), the American impressionist painter. The subject of mother and child was one Cassatt returned to again and again, often, as here, with a distinct Madonna-esque pose combined with natural gestures and expressions. (Chrysler Museum, Norfolk, Virginia, USA)

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