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lower left: C. Pissarro.1891


Purchased from the artist 24 February 1892 by (Durand-Ruel, Paris);[1] sold 27 February 1911 to (Paul Cassirer, Berlin).[2] English private collection; purchased 1951 by (Marlborough Fine Art, London). (Arthur Tooth & Sons, London); sold 8 May 1952 to (Sam Salz, Inc., New York); sold September 1953 to Oscar Howalka; [3] (Sam Salz, Inc, New York); sold 9 June 1954 to Ailsa Mellon Bruce [1901-1969], New York;[4] bequest 1970 to NGA.

Exhibition History
Association pour l'Art, Anvers, 1892, no. 3
French Paintings of the Nineteenth Century from the Collection of Mrs. Mellon Bruce, California Palace of the Legion of Honor, San Francisco, 1961, no. 38, repro
C. Pissarro, Wildenstein & Co., New York, 1965, no. 52, repro.
French Paintings from the Collections of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon and Mrs. Mellon Bruce, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1966, no. 33, repro
Loan for display with permanent collection, Munch Museum, Oslo, 1984-1985.
Impressionist and Post-Impressionist Masterpieces from the National Gallery of Art, Washington, State Hermitage Museum, Leningrad; State Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts, Moscow, 1986, no. 23, repro.
Impressionisti della National Gallery of Art di Washington, Ala Napoleonica e Museo Correr, Venice, and Palazzo Reale, Milan, 1989, unnumbered catalogue, repro.
Französische Impressionisten und ihre Wegbereiter aus der National Gallery of Art, Washington und dem Cincinnati Art Museum, Neue Pinakothek, Munich, 1990, no. 42, repro.
From El Greco to Cézanne: Masterpieces of European Painting from the National Gallery of Art, Washington, and The Metroplitan Museum of Art, New York, National Gallery of Greece, Athens, 1992-1993, no. 53, repro.
Camille Pissarro: Impressionist Innovator, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem; The Jewish Museum, New York, 1994-1995, no. 97, repro.
Obras Maestras de la National Gallery of Art de Washington, Museo Nacional de Antropología, Mexico City, 1996-1997, unnumbered catalogue, 152-153, color repro.
Around Impressionism: French Paintings from the National Gallery of Art, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1999, no cat.
Camille Pissarro, Staatsgalerie Stuttgart, 1999-2000, no. 61.
Masterpieces from the National Gallery of Art, Washington, Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art; Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum, 1999, no. 46, repro.
Camille Pissarro, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney; National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, 2005-2006, no. 58, repro.
Pissarro, Ludovic and Lionello Venturi. Camille Pissarro, son art, son oeuvre. 2 vols. Paris, 1939: 1:186, no. 746; 2:pl. 155.
European Paintings: An Illustrated Summary Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1975: 272, repro.
Walker, John. National Gallery of Art, Washington. Rev. ed. New York, 1984: 508, no. 761, color repro.
European Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1985: 315, repro.
Reid, Martin. Pissarro. London, 1993:118, repro.
Pissarro, Joachim and Claire Durand-Ruel Snollaerts, Pissarro: Critical Catalogue of the Paintings, 3 vols., Milan, Paris and New York, 2005: III:no. 887, repro.