center right in plate: Sept. 19 / Cos Cob / [the artist's monogram] / 1915; lower right in graphite: [the artist's monogram] imp-; lower left edge in graphite by unknown hand: The Steps / THE STEPS; lower right edge in graphite by unknown hand: FOX
the artist, New York; wife of the artist, New York, 1935; Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, 1940; acquired 2015 by the National Gallery of Art
- Cortissoz, Royal, and the Leonard Clayton Gallery. Catalogue of the Etchings and Dry-Points of Childe Hassam, N.A.. San Francisco, CA: Alan Wofsy Fine Arts, 1989, pp. 44-45, no. 52.