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Inscription

on the base near the left foot: A. Rodin

Provenance

Commissioned 1890 by Henri Vever [1854-1942], Paris; delivered November 1891; (Vever sale, Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, 1-2 February 1897, no. 186); William A. Clark [1839-1925], New York; bequest 1926 to the Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington; acquired 2014 by National Gallery of Art.

Exhibition History
1978
The William A. Clark Collection, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, 1978, fig. 106.
2000
Rodin: Sculpture from the Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Collection, North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh, 2000.
Bibliography
2007
Le Normand-Romain, Antoinette. Rodin et le Bronze: Catalogue des Oeuvres Conservées au Musée Rodin. Paris, 2007: 342, 346, 348 n. 33.
2007
Le Normand-Romain, Antoinette. The Bronzes of Rodin: Catalogue of Works in the Musée Rodin. Translated by Pamela Hargreaves. Paris, 2007: 342, 346. 348 n. 33.