Mary Cassatt

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Shelburne Museum to host virtual exhibition for artist Mary Cassatt

SHELBURNE – The Shelburne Museum presents a virtual exhibition opening “Mary Cassatt's Impressions: Assembling the Havemeyer Art Collection” today at 6 p.m. Pop in for the conversation between Shelburne Museum Associate Curator Carolyn Bauer and renowned art historian Nancy Mowll Mathews for the presentation, "Cassatt/Havemeyer: Art, Collecting, and Social Influencing."
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Looking at the Masters: Mary Cassatt by Beverly Hall Smith

Mary Stevenson Cassatt is one of America’s most well known artists. She was born in Alleghany City near Pittsburgh. Her father was a banker and stockbroker. The family traveled frequently to Europe, where he took her first art classes and also learned to speak French and German. After seeing the great art of Europe, she decided she wanted to be an artist. When the family settled in Philadelphia in 1859, she began classes at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts.
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