Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Welcome to the Spencer Collection

The Barefooted Child
  • Mary Cassatt
    born: Allegheny City, Pennsylvania, United States ; died: Le Mesnil-Théribus, France
  • The Barefooted Child, circa 1896–1897
  • Where object was made: United States
  • color aquatint, drypoint
  • Paper Type: Van der Ley laid
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 244 x 322 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 345 x 430 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 9 5/8 x 12 5/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 13 9/16 x 16 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 16 x 20 in
  • Museum purchase: Letha Churchill Walker Memorial Art Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1970.0199
Label Text
Catalogue raisonné

Seated dark-haired woman in blue blouse and flowered skirt holding on her lap a blonde child in white gown. The two are against a light green background.