When Mary Stevenson Cassatt was born on 22 May 1844, in Allegheny Township, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Robert Simpson Cassat, was 37 and her mother, Katharine Kelso Johnston, was 27. She lived in South Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States in 1850. She died on 14 June 1926, in Le Mesnil-Théribus, Oise, Picardie, France, at the age of 82, and was buried in France.
Altered form of northern French Cossart .
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As Mary got older her eyes began to fail, probably from all the long hours of painting and sketching in poor light. Around 1912 cataracts began to cloud her eyes. She gave up print making but continue …
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