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Provenance

Recorded as from New York. Purchased in 1945 by Edgar William and Bernice Chrysler Garbisch;[1] gift to NGA, 1956.

Exhibition History
1954
American Primitive Paintings from the Collection of Edgar William and Bernice Chrysler Garbisch, Part I, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1954, no. 83.
1968
The American Primitive Paintings Exhibit, organized by the Triton Museum of Art, Santa Clara, California, for de Saisset Art Gallery, Universtiy of Santa Clara, 1968.
1971
Extended loan for use by The Supreme Court of the United States, Washington, D.C., 1971-1992.
1972
Extended loan for use in Chief Justice Rehnquist's chambers, 1986-1992.
Bibliography
1970
American Paintings and Sculpture: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1970: 128, repro.
1980
American Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1980: 267, repro.
1992
American Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1992: 391, 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: 431, repro. 430.