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Mary cassatt

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Mary cassatt

  1. 1. Mary Cassatt<br />Woman Impressionist<br />
  2. 2. Vital Statistics!<br />Born in 1844 <br />Born in Allegheny Pennsylvania<br />Died 1926 at the age of 82<br />Female<br />Lived in wealthy family<br />
  3. 3. Personal Background!<br />At age 7 she moved to France<br />Family took her to many museums<br />Good education<br />Family returned to America<br />Attended Art school<br />
  4. 4. Key Historical Events<br />Civil War<br />Women not accepted in the arts<br />Woman’s rights movement<br />
  5. 5. Influence of the Art World<br />Impressionists<br />Edgar Degas<br />American Art<br />French Salons<br />
  6. 6. Stylistic traits<br />Observations of women and children<br />Balance of contrasts<br />Engaging gazes<br />Blending her own colors<br />
  7. 7. Stylistic Traits Example #1<br />Observation of women and children<br />Balance of Contrasts<br />Engaging gazes<br />Blending her own colors<br />
  8. 8. Stylistic Traits Example #2<br />Observation of women and children<br />Balance of contrasts<br />Engaging gazes<br />Blending her own colors<br />
  9. 9. Stylistic Traits Example #3<br />Observation of women and children<br />Balance of contrasts<br />Engaging gazes<br />Blending her own colors<br />
  10. 10. Reading Outside<br />Observation of Women and children<br />Balance of contrasts<br />Engaging gazes<br />Blending her own colors<br />
  11. 11. Conclusion<br />Woman Impressionist in time where men predominantly ruled<br />Had a unique style in the time period of art<br />Added to Woman’s Rights Movement<br />Her style was deliberate in every one of her strokes<br />Style changed dramatically from start to finish<br />
  12. 12. Thank You! Questions?<br />

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