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Provenance

(Augustus W. Oberwalder [Augustus de Forest], New York); Charles X. Harris, New York; Hiram Burlingham, New York; (his estate sale, American Art Association, Anderson Galleries, Inc., New York, 11 January 1934, no. 35); Chester Dale [1883-1962], New York; gift 1943 to NGA.

Exhibition History
1926
Gallery of National Portraiture, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, 1926, no. 97, as John Rush by John Neagle.
1935
Exhibition of American Painting, M. H. de Young Memorial Museum, California Palace of the Legion of Honor, San Francisco, 1935, no. 182, as John Rush by John Neagle.
1937
An Exhibition of American Paintings from the Chester Dale Collection, The Union League Club, New York, 1937, no. 19, as John Rush by John Neagle.
1940
Masterpieces of Art. European & American Paintings 1500-1900, New York World's Fair, 1940, no. 293, as John Rush by John Neagle.
1943
American Paintings, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1943.
1955
American Paintings from the Collection of the National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1955.
1956
American Paintings from the Collection of the National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1956.
Bibliography
1965
Paintings other than French in the Chester Dale Collection. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1965: 32, repro., as John Rush, Attributed to John Neagle.
1970
American Paintings and Sculpture: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1970: 150, repro.
1980
American Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1980: 296, repro.
1992
American Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1992: 425, repro.
1998
Torchia, Robert Wilson, with Deborah Chotner and Ellen G. Miles. American Paintings of the Nineteenth Century, Part II. The Collections of the National Gallery of Art Systematic Catalogue. Washington, D.C., 1998: 289-290, repro.