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Provenance

Lady Rothschild, Paris.[1] Alfred H. Mulliken [died 1931], Chicago and New Canaan; (his sale, American Art Association, New York, 5 January 1933, no. 20); purchased by James Raines. William R. Timken [1866-1949], New York; by inheritance to his widow, Lillian Guyer Timken [1881-1959], New York; bequest 1960 to NGA.

Exhibition History
1969
Inaugural Exhibition: European Paintings, The Art Museum, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, 1969-1970, no cat.
Bibliography
1965
Summary Catalogue of European Paintings and Sculpture. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1965: 63, as by Greuze.
1968
European Paintings and Sculpture, Illustrations. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1968: 55, repro.
1975
European Paintings: An Illustrated Summary Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1975: 164, repro.
1985
European Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1985: 190, repro.
2009
Conisbee, Philip, et al. French Paintings of the Fifteenth through the Eighteenth Century. The Collections of the National Gallery of Art Systematic Catalogue. Washington, D.C., 2009: 481, repro.