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Photo credit: Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University

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Title: La Leçon de Tricot [The Crocheting Lesson]
Date: ca. 1901
Medium: Drypoint
Dimensions: Image: 17 1/2 x 10 1/2 inches (44.5 x 26.7 cm); Sheet: 19 x 13 1/2 inches (48.3 x 34.3 cm)
Credit Line: Gift of Wellington R. Burt, Class of 1926
Object Number: 65.011
Label Text: This print was commissioned by Roger Marx for the 1904 issue of L’Estampe nouvelle. Cassatt explored the same subject in other media, emphasizing the intimacy of the relationship between mother and daughter. (“Highlights from the Collection: 45 Years at the Johnson," curated by Stephanie Wiles and presented at the Johnson Museum January 27–July 22, 2018)

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