Mary Cassatt was an American painter and printmaker. She lived much of her adult life in France, where she first befriended Edgar Degas and later exhibited among the Impressionists. She captures tender, deep affection between mothers and children.
Born: May 22, 1844, Allegheny, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: June 14, 1926, Paris, France
Periods: American Impressionism, Impressionism, Modern art