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Hélène de Septeuil (Enfant au Perroquet): P.434-1947

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Current Location: In storage


Hélène de Septeuil (Enfant au Perroquet)
Translated as: Hélène of Septeuil (Child with Parrot)


Printmaker: Cassatt, Mary



Legal notes

In memory of her husband, Lucien Pissarro.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1947) by Pissarro, Esther, Madame


Production date: circa AD 1890

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Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Plate Height 241 mm Width 160 mm
Sheet Height 325 mm Width 252 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: MC
  • Location: Image lower left
  • Method of creation: Stamped blue ink
  • Type: Maker's mark
  • Text: Mary Cassatt
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Signature

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.434-1947
Primary reference Number: 1239
Breeskin: 134
Lugt: 604
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 2 March 2023 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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