A Short Biography of Mary Cassatt
Mary Cassatt (1844-1926) was an American painter known for insightful and appealing images of women and children. Her work is beautiful and sensitive; Cassatt used her art to break ground in a male-dominated field. She actively supported the Women’s Suffrage Movement, sending a message of strong, intellectual women from her canvas.
The Short Biographies series features short, intriguing, and entertaining biographies of world-renowned figures. Each beautiful hardcover book includes an interesting retelling of a single person's life, suitable for young adults and adults alike. These little gems will become beloved souvenirs of a favorite artist or a memorable trip to the museum.
Artwork by Mary Cassatt is in the collection of the Chrysler Museum of Art.
- Written by Lilit Sadoyan
- 32 pages
- 4.3 × 6.8 in (10.9 × 17.27 cm)