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Provenance

Recorded as from Vermont. Purchased in 1952 by Edgar William and Bernice Chrysler Garbisch; gift to NGA, 1958.

Exhibition History
1957
American Primitive Paintings from the Collection of Edgar William and Bernice Chrysler Garbisch, Part II, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1957, no. 75.
1961
Extended loan for use by the Attorney General, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, D.C., 1961.
1962
American Painting 1857-1869, organized by University of Delaware, Newark, and Wilmington Society of Fine Arts, Delaware Art Center, 1962, no. 91, (cat. by Wayne Craven).
1962
Exhibition of Early American Art, Academy of the Arts, Talbot County Historical Society, Easton, Maryland, 1962, no. 32.
1968
The American Primitive Paintings Exhibit, organized by the Triton Museum of Art, Santa Clara, California, for de Saisset Art Gallery, University of Santa Clara, 1968.
1971
Extended loan for use by the Ambassador, U.S. Embassy residence, Vienna, Austria, 1971-1978.
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, Berlin, West Germany, 1980-1983.
1993
Extended loan for use by Secretary Richard Riley, U.S. Department of Education, Washington, D.C., 1993-1994.
2010
American Naive Paintings from the Garbisch Collection at the National Gallery of Art, Taubman Museum of Art, Roanoke, Virginia, 2010, no cat.
Bibliography
1970
American Paintings and Sculpture: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1970: 154, repro.
1980
American Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1980: 301, repro.
1992
American Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1992: 432, 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: 626-628, repro. 627.