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Provenance

purchased in 1909 from the artists by the Brooklyn Museum; (M. Knoedler & Co., New York, 1926); Wadsworth R. Lewis, New York, 1926; (M. Knoedler & Co., New York, 1930); acquired by Ailsa Mellon Bruce [1901-1969]; bequest to National Gallery of Art

Exhibition History
2005
Moving Pictures: American Art and Early Film, 1880-1910, Williams College Museum of Art, Williamstown, 2005 - 2007, unnumbered catalogue.
2005
Moving Pictures: The Un-Easy Relationship between American Art and Early Film, 1890-1910, Williams College Museum of Art, Williamstown, 2005.
2006
The Poetry of Light: Venetian Drawings from the National Gallery of Art, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 2006, repro. p. 27.
2014
The Poetry of Light - La poesia della luce: Venetian Drawings from the National Gallery of Art, Museo Correr, Venice, Venice, 2014 - 2015, no. 140.
Bibliography
1998
Little, Carl. The Watercolors of John Singer Sargent. Berkeley, 1998: repro. 43.
1998
Ormond, Richard, and Elaine Kilmurray. John Singer Sargent: Venetian Figures and Landscapes, 1893-1913. Complete Paintings, Volume VI. New Haven and London, 2009: 180-181, 245, no. 1127.
2005
Mathews, Nancy Mowll., et al. Moving Pictures; American Art and Early Film, 1880-1910. Exh. cat. Williams College Museum of Art, Williamstown; Reynolda House, Museum of American Art, Winston-Salem; Grey Art Gallery & Study Center, New York University; The Phillips Collection, Washington; 2005-2007. Manchester, 2005: 63, fig. 79.