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Provenance

Recorded as from Connecticut. (Robert Carlen, Philadelphia), by whom sold in 1955 to Edgar William and Bernice Chrysler Garbisch; gift to NGA, 1978.

Exhibition History
1957
American Primitive Paintings from the Collection of Edgar William and Bernice Chrysler Garbisch, Part II, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1957, no. 77.
1987
The American Primitive: Naive Paintings from 1720 to 1870, Mansfield Art Center, Ohio, 1987, no. 23, repro.
Bibliography
1980
American Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1980: 213, repro.
1992
American Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1992: 191, repro.
1992
Chotner, Deborah, with contributions by Julie Aronson, Sarah D. Cash, and Laurie Weitzenkorn. American Naive Paintings. The Collections of the National Gallery of Art Systematic Catalogue. Washington, D.C., 1992: 164-166, repro. 165.