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upper left verso in graphite by unknown hand: V.O / (Trust); upper center verso in pen and black ink by unknown hand: By J.S. Sargent; lower center verso in red crayon by unknown hand: D/20.


Violet Ormand (Mrs. Francis Ormand), 1925; her son, F. Guillame Ormond, 1955; his heirs, 1971; Christies, London, 12 November 1976, lot 59, as Spanish Church Interior; Joseph F. McCrindle [1923-2008], New York; bequest to NGA, 2008.

Exhibition History
The McCrindle Gift: A Distinguished Collection of Drawings and Watercolors. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 2012, 136-137, no. 58 (entry by Josephine Rodgers).
Ormond, Richard, and Elaine Kilmurray. John Singer Sargent: Figures and Landscapes, 1874-1882. Complete Paintings, Volume IV. New Haven and London, 2006: no. 650, repro.