lower right: Edwin Deakin / 1883
Private collection, Basel; purchased January 1981 by William and Abigail Gerdts, New York; gift (partial and promised) 2004 to NGA.
- For Beauty and For Truth: The William and Abigail Gerdts Collection of American Still Life, Mead Art Museum, Amherst College; Berry-Hill Galleries, New York, 1998, unnumbered catalogue, pl. 17.
- Scheick, William J. "Frost's October." Explicator 62, no. 2 (Winter 2004): 98.