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Provenance

Private collection, Paris; (Heim Gallery, London), 1971;[1] purchased 1972 by NGA.

Exhibition History
1974
Recent Acquisitions and Promised Gifts: Sculpture, Drawings, Prints, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1974, no. VIII, repro.
Bibliography
1972
Annual Report 1972, National Gallery of Art. Washington, 1972: 41, repro.
1977
Souchal, François. French Sculptors of the 17th and 18th Centuries: The Reign of Louis XIV. 3 vols. Oxford, 1977-1987: 1(1977):126-127, fig. 2b.
1978
Middeldorf, Ulrich. “Ein frühwerk von Georg Petel.” Münchner Jahrbuch 29 (1978): 58, 64, n. 93. Reprinted in Middeldorf, Ulrich. Raccolta di scritti. 3 vols. Florence, 1979-1981: 3 (1974-1979):246.
1983
Wilson, Carolyn C. Renaissance Small Bronze Sculpture and Associated Decorative Arts at the National Gallery of Art. Washington, 1983: 218, repro.
1984
Walker, John. National Gallery of Art, Washington. Rev. ed. New York, 1984: 643, no. 1011, repro.
1994
Sculpture: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1994: 49, repro.