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A Goodnight Hug

Mary Cassatt-A Goodnight Hug-1880

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artwork:
A Goodnight Hug
Size:
42 x 62.8 cm
Medium :
Pastel on brown paper laid down on board
Creation Year:
1880
Marks
Signed Mary Cassatt (lower right)
Category :
Drawing
Provenance :
Galerie Durand-Ruel, Paris (circa 1919-20); Durand-Ruel Collection, Paris; Sam Salz Inc., New York; Stephen R. & Audrey Currier, The Plains, Virginia (acquired from the previous by 1966 and sold by the Estate: Christie's, New York, June 1, 1984, lot 165); Acquired at the previous sale
Exhibition History :
Paris, 35 Boulevard des Capucines, 6eme exposition de peinture des Impressionnistes, 1881, no. 8 (titled Mere et Enfant); Paris, Galerie Durand-Ruel, Exposition de tableaux et pastels par Mary Cassatt, 1924, no. 30 (titled Caresse maternelle); Philadelphia, McClees Galleries, 1931, no. 21 (titled Caresse maternelle); New York, Durand-Ruel Galleries, Exhibition of Pastels by Mary Cassatt, 1932, no. 15 (titled Caresse maternelle); Montclair, Montclair Art Museum, America Yesterday and Today, 1941, no. 9 (titled Caresse maternelle)London, Marlborough Fine Art Ltd., Mary Cassatt, 1953, no. 16 (titled Caresse Maternelle); Washington, D.C., National Collection of Fine Arts, Smithsonian Institution, Mary Cassatt: Pastels and Color Prints, 1978, no. 4

Sotheby’s New York

Date:
2018-05-14
Lot Number :
11
Low Estimate :
$700,000[+443%]*
High Estimate :
$1,000,000[+280%]*
Hammer Price :
$3,800,000
Sold For :
$4,518,200*