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lower left: Corot 1860.


Th. Bascle, Paris, by 1878, but probably before 1872;[1] (his estate sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 12-14 April 1883, no. 11, as Bacchante couché); Lucas; sold 25 February 1897 to (Durand-Ruel, Paris); sold 1897 to William Andrews Clark [1839-1925], New York; bequest 1926 to the Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington; acquired 2014 by the National Gallery of Art.

Exhibition History
Salon, Paris, 1861, no. 698.
Exposition Retrospective de Tableaux et Dessins, Durand-Ruel, Paris, 1878, no. 113, as Bacchante au repos.
Visionaries and Dreamers, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, 7 April-27 May 1956, no. 4, repro., as Bacchante with Tambourine.
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., as Bacchante with Tambourine.
Corot, 1796-1875: An Exhibition of His Paintings and Graphic Works, Art Institute of Chicago, 1960, no. 89.
Corot: A Loan Exhibition for the Benefit of the Citizens' Committee for Children of New York, Inc., Wildenstein Gallery, New York, 1969, no. 46, repro.
La Vie Moderne: Nineteenth Century French Art from the Corcoran Gallery, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington; Columbus Museum of Arts and Sciences, Georgia; Mary and Leigh Block Gallery, Northwestern University, Evanston; Museum of Fine Arts, Houston; Tampa Museum; Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha; Akron Art Museum, 1983-1985, no. 26, repro., as Bacchante with Tambourine.
Corot, Galeries nationales du Grand Palais, Paris; National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa; The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1996-1997, no. 117, repro.
Antiquities to Impressionism: The William A. Clark Collection, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, 2001-2002, unnumbered catalogue, repro.
Corot. Naturaleza, Emoción, Recuerdo (Corot. Nature, Emotion, Souvenir), Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza, Madrid; Palazzo dei Diamanti, Ferrara, 2005-2006, no. 55, repro.
Camille Corot: Natur und Traum, Staatliche Kunsthalle Karlsruhe, 2012-2013, no. 109, repro.
Robaut, Alfred, and Etienne Moreau-Nélaton. L'Oeuvre de Corot. Catalogue raisonné et illustré. 5 vols. Paris, 1905: 3:12-13, no. 1277, repro.
Carroll, Dana H. Catalogue of Objects of Fine Art and Other Properties at the Home of William Andrews Clark, 962 Fifth Avenue. Part I. Unpublished manuscript, n.d. (1925): 148, no. 108.
Corcoran Gallery of Art. Illustrated Handbook of The W.A. Clark Collection. Washington, 1932: repro. 28, 40, no. 2041, as La Bacchante au Tambourin.