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Provenance

Recorded as from New York State. General Schuyler Hamilton [1822-1903], New York City; his grandson, Schuyler Hamilton, city unknown, by whom sold to (Harry Stone Gallery, New York), by 1941;[1] sold in 1949 to Edgar William and Bernice Chrysler Garbisch; gift to NGA, 1953.

Exhibition History
1954
American Primitive Paintings from the Colleciton of Edgar William and Bernice Chrysler Garbisch, Part I, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1954, no. 34.
1955
American Primitive Pantings, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1955.
1978
The American Folk Art Tradition: Paintings from the Garbisch Collection, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1978.
1980
Extended loan for use by the Ambassador, U.S. Embassy residence, Lisbon, Portugal, 1980-1982.
1989
The First Federal Congress 1789-1791, The National Portrait Gallery, Washington, 1989: 268, repro.
Bibliography
1970
American Paintings and Sculpture: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1970: 50, repro.
1980
American Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1980: 146, repro.
1989
The First Federal Congress 1789-1791. Exh. cat. National Portrait Gallery, Washington, 1989: 268, repro.
1992
American Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1992: 161, repro.
1992
Chotner, Deborah, with contributions by Julie Aronson, Sarah D. Cash, and Laurie Weitzenkorn. American Naive Paintings. The Collections of the National Gallery of Art Systematic Catalogue. Washington, D.C., 1992: 92-95, color repro. 93.