Inscription

lower left in graphite: E.B; lower right: 65.

Provenance

Captain Edward H. Molyneux [1891-1974], by 1952; acquired 1955 by Ailsa Mellon Bruce [1901-1969]; bequest 1970 to the NGA.

Exhibition History
1952
French Paintings from the Molyneux Collection, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.; Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1952, unnumbered checklist.
2007
Eugène Boudin at the National Gallery of Art, National Gallery of Art, Washington; Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, 2007 - 2008, unnumbered catalogue.
Bibliography
1952
Molyneux 1952, [p.6].
1961
French Paintings of the Nineteenth Century from the Collection of Mrs. Mellon Bruce. Exh. cat. California Palace of the Legion of Honor, San Francisco, 1961: 5.
1991
Wadley, Nicholas. Impressionist and Post-Impressionist Drawing. London, 1991: fig. II, p. 26.