Thursday, September 27, 2012

Margot in Blue

This painting was illustrated by Mary Cassatt in 1902. The medium utilized was Pastel on heavy paper with a light canvas back. It resides in Walters Art Gallery at Baltimore, MD. Mary Cassatt was born in May 22,1844 in Allegheny City, Pa and died Junes 14th 1926 in Chateau de Beaufresne. She was an American painter and print maker.  She studied are at Pennsylvania Acadamey of Fine arts in Philadelphia and then voyaged continuously in Europe. In 1874 she settled in Paris. She exhibited with the Impressionist.She supported the Impressionist movement as a whole; Financial and promotional in the USA.

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