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Provenance

Louis-Charles Timbal [1821-1880], Paris; Gustave Dreyfus [1837-1914], Paris; his estate; purchased 1930 with the entire Dreyfus collection by (Duveen Brothers, Inc., London, New York, and Paris);[1] purchased 15 December 1936 by The A.W. Mellon Educational and Charitable Trust, Pittsburgh; gift 1937 to NGA.

Bibliography
1931
Mayer, August L. "Die Sammlung Gustave Dreyfus." Pantheon 7 (January 1931):11, repro.
1937
Cortissoz, Royal. An Introduction to the Mellon Collection. Boston, 1937: repro. opposite p. 28, as by Luca della Robbia.
1941
Preliminary Catalogue of Paintings and Sculpture. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1941: 230-231, no. A-13, as by Andrea della Robbia.
1942
Book of Illustrations. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1942: 253, repro. 233, as by Andrea della Robbia.
1944
Duveen Brothers, Inc. Duveen Sculpture in Public Collections of America: A Catalog Raisonné with illustrations of Italian Renaissance Sculptures by the Great Masters which have passed through the House of Duveen. New York, 1944: figs. 42-43, as Adoration of the Child, by Luca della Robbia.
1949
Paintings and Sculpture from the Mellon Collection. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1949 (reprinted 1953 and 1958): 162, repro., as by Andrea della Robbia.
1965
Summary Catalogue of European Paintings and Sculpture. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1965: 166, as by Andrea della Robbia.
1968
European Paintings and Sculpture, Illustrations. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1968: 146, repro., as by Andrea della Robbia.
1994
Sculpture: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1994: 122, repro.