Wednesday, February 18, 2015


Resultado de imagen para kids in the beach mary cassatt

Title: "kids in the beach"
Painted in oil and chalk on canvas. The sitter was Mary Casatt, an american painter. She traveled a lot and she did a lot of masters. Other artist’s, such as Degas and Pissarro, would later become her mentors and fellow painters.

Mary Cassatt
Author: Mary Casat
Born: 22 May 1844; Allegheny City, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 14 June 1926; Château de Beaufresne, near Paris, France

She was an American painter and printmaker. She was born in Pennsylvania, but lived much of her adult life in France, where she first befriended Edgar Degas and later exhibited among the Impressionists. Cassatt often created images of the social and private lives of women, with particular emphasis on the intimate bonds between mothers and children.

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