Inscription

all by later hand, on mount: lower left in graphite: A (circled); upper left verso in graphite: E

Marks and Labels

BS: Colnagi

Provenance

Mr. William Rubel, Santa Cruz, CA; purchased with donated funds by NGA, 1997.

Exhibition History
1982
Masterworks of Photography From the Rubel Collection, The Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento [California], 1982: no. 10, pl. 27.
1999
Photographs from the Collection, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1999.
2000
Art for the Nation: Collecting for a New Century, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 2000-2001.
Bibliography
1974
Mrs. Cameron's Photographs from the Life. Exh. cat. Stanford University Museum of Art. Stanford [California], 1974: pp. 9, 30.
1975
Ford, Colin. The Cameron Collection: An Album of Photographs by Julia Margaret Cameron Presented to Sir John Herschel. London, 1975: pp. 18-19, 105, pl. 82.
1975
Gernsheim, Helmut.Julia Margaret Cameron Her Life and Photographic Work. New York, 1975: p. 157.
1982
Masterworks of Photography From the Rubel Collection. Exh. cat. The Crocker Art Museum. Sacramento [California], 1982: no. 10, pl. 27.
1984
Weaver, Mike. Julia Margaret Cameron 1815-1875. London, 1984: pp. 132-133.
1986
Lukitsh, Joanne. Julia Margaret Cameron: Her Work and Career. Rochester, 1986: pp. 37, 39, 80, 91, 97.
1992
Roberts, Pam. Julia Margaret Cameron: A Triumph Over Criticism. In Graham Clarke (ed.) The Portrait in Photography. London, 1992: p. 58.
1996
Hamilton, Violet. Annals of My Glass House: Photographs by Julia Margaret Cameron. Ex. Cat. Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery, Scripps College. Seattle, 1996: pp. 31-32.
1996
Julia Margaret Cameron. In Focus: Photographs from the J. Paul Getty Museum. Los Angeles, 1996: pp. 52-53.
1997
Kraus, Jr., Hans P. Sun Pictures: Catalogue Eight, The Rubel Collection. New York, 1997: pp. 58-59, 62.
1998
Wolf, Sylvia, et al.Julia Margaret Cameron's Women. New Haven, 1998: pp. 114-115, 222, 231.