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upper right: forain 1925

Provenance

Probably acquired 1929 from (Charles Sessler, Philadelphia) by Lessing J. Rosenwald [1891-1979], Jenkintown, PA;[1] gift 1943 to NGA.

Exhibition History
1932
Forain: The Collection of Lessing J. Rosenwald, The Pennsylvania Museum of Art, Philadelphia, 1932, possibly no. 7 as Femme en d├ęshabille Assise sur un bureau
Bibliography
1965
Summary Catalogue of European Paintings and Sculpture. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1965: 50.
1968
European Paintings and Sculpture, Illustrations. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1968: 43, repro.
1969
Wasell, Nancy Michelle. Jean Louis Forain, the Painter. M.A. thesis, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1969:59, repro.
1975
European Paintings: An Illustrated Summary Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1975: 130, repro.
1985
European Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1985: 155, repro.