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lower left: W[m?] Glackens

Provenance

On consignment from the artist to (Kraushaar Galleries, New York), by 1937; purchased April 1937 by the Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington; acquired 2014 by the National Gallery of Art.

Exhibition History
1908
Possibly An Exhibition of Paintings by Arthur B. Davies, William J. Glackens, Robert Henri, Ernest LAwson, George B. Luks, Maurice B. Prendergast, Everett Shinn, and John Sloan, Philadelphia Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, 1908. no. 53.
1909
Possibly Newark Public Library, New Jersey, 1909, no. 7.
1935
Probably C.W. Kraushaar Art Galleries, New York, 1935, no. 27.
1937
Fifteenth Biennial Exhibition of Contemporary American Oil Paintings, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, 1937, no. 367.
1938
William Glackens Memorial Exhibition, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, 1938-1939, no. 7.
1939
Memorial Exhibition of Works by William J. Glackens, Department of Fine Arts, Carnegie Institute, 1939, no. 44.
1940
Memorial Exhibition: Paintings and Drawings by William J. Glackens, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, 1940, no catalogue.
1942
Handley High School, Winchester Virginia, Long Term Loan, February 1942 -October 1944.
1945
Artists of the Philadelphia Press: William Glackens, George Luks, Everett Shinn, John Sloan, Philadelphia Museum of Art, 1945, no. 2, repro.
1946
Exhibition of 200 Years of American Painting, Tate Gallery, London, 1946, unpublished checklist.
1956
American Painting: Second Quarter of the 20th Century, Jacksonville Art Museum, Florida, 1956, no. 4.
1959
Loan Exhibition. Masterpieces of the Corcoran Gallery of Art: A Benefit Exhibition in Honor of the Gallery's Centenary, Wildenstein, New York, 1959, unnumbered catalogue, repro.
1966
Past and Present: 250 Years of American Art, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, 1966, unpublished checklist.
1966
Williams Glackens in Retrospect, City Art Museum, Saint Louis; National Collection of Fine Arts, Washington; Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, 1966-1967, no. 21, as In the Luxembourg Gardens.
1972
Conservation in the Museum, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, 1972, unpublished checklist.
1976
Corcoran [The American Genius], Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, 1976, unnumbered catalogue.
1978
The William A. Clark Collection, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, 26 April-16 July 1978, unnumbered catalogue.
1980
Guy Pène du Bois: Artist About Town, Corcoran Gallery of Art; Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha; Mary and Leigh Block Gallery, Northwestern University, Evanston, 1980-1981, no. 95.
1985
Henri's Circle, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, 20 April-16 June 1985, unnumbered checklist.
1986
Artistic Transitions: From the Academy to Impressionism in American Art, Cummer Gallery of Art, Jacksonville, Florida, 1986-1987, no. 19, as In the Luxembourg Gardens.
1993
The Century Club Collection, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, unpublished checklist.
1998
The Forty-fifth Biennial: The Corcoran Collects, 1907-1998, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, 1998, unnumbered catalogue.
2003
The Impressionist Tradition in America, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, 19 July 2003-18 October 2004, unpublished checklist.
2004
Figuratively Speaking: The Human Form in American Art, 1770-1950, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, 2004-2005, unpublished checklist.
2004
The Impressionist Tradition in America, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, 2003-2004, unpublished checklist.
2005
Encouraging American Genius: Master Paintings from the Corcoran Gallery of Art, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington; Museum of Fine Arts, Houston; Parrish Art Museum, Southampton; Mint Museum of Art, Charlotte; John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art, Sarasota, 2005-2007, checklist no. 62.
2008
The American Evolution: A History through Art, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, 2008, unpublished checklist.
2009
American Paintings from the Collection, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, 6 June-18 October 2009, unpublished checklist.
2013
American Journeys: Visions of Place, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, 21 September 2013-28 September 2014, unpublished checklist.
2014
William Glackens, Museum of Art, Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale; Parrish Art Museum, Water Mill, New York; Barnes Foundation, Philadelphia, 2014-2015.
Bibliography
1947
Corcoran Gallery of Art. Handbook of the American Paintings in the Collection of the Corcoran Gallery of Art. Washington, 1947: 75.
1959
Corcoran Gallery of Art. Masterpieces of the Corcoran Gallery of Art. Washington, D.C., 1959: 61, repro.
2011
Roeder, Katherine. "William James Glackens, Luxembourg Gardens." In Corcoran Gallery of Art: American Paintings to 1945. Edited by Sarah Cash. Washington, 2011: 190-191, 275, repro.