lower center in plate: RSA; lower left in plate: 3rd state 4 proofs 16 June / Floor bricks & mat outline / put in. New work on curtain / at back in shadow added. / New work on shirt. Black / patch on shawl filled in / stipple added on curtain at L. / rush seat of chair worked up; lower right in graphite: RobertAustin 1934
By descent to the artist's daughters, Rachel Austin and Clare Calder; gift to the NGA, 2012.
- Fine Art Society. Drawings and Prints by Robert Sargent Austin, with a Complete Catalog of His Prints. London, 2001:no. 105