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Provenance

Recorded as from Pennsylvania. (David David Gallery, Philadelphia), by whom sold in 1964 to (Hirschl and Adler Galleries, New York), by whom sold in 1965 to Edgar William and Bernice Chrysler Garbisch; by bequest to NGA, 1980.

Exhibition History
1968
American Naive Painting of the 18th and 19th Centuries: 111 Masterpieces from the Collection of E.W. and B.C. Garbisch, traveling exh. by Amer. Fed. of Arts, N.Y., 1968-1970, no. 101, repro. First venue: Grand Palais, Paris.
1971
What is American in American Art, M. Knoedler and Co. [benefit exhibition for the Museum of American Folk Art], New York, 1971, no. 63, repro.
1985
Two Centuries of Naive Painting, Terra Museum of American Art, Evanston, 1985, no cat.
1988
Extended loan for use by Ambassador Thomas C. Ferguson, U.S. Embassy residence, Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei, 1988-1989.
1993
American Art from the Gilded Age: Paintings and Photographs. 100th Birthday Celebration, The Admiralty House, 1883-1993, Vice President's House, Washington, D.C., 1993-1994, unnumbered catalogue, repro.
1994
Extended loan for use by Secretary Richard Riley, U.S. Department of Education, Washington, D.C., 1994-1998.
2001
Extended loan for use by Secretary Mel Martinez, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Washington, D.C., 2001-2005.
2008
Wedded Bliss: The Marriage of Art and Ceremony, Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, 2008, unnumbered catalogue, repro.
Bibliography
1964
Selections from the Collection of Hirschl and Adler Galleries. Exh. cat. Hirschl and Adler Galleries, New York, 1964-1965: 6: color pl. 32, and cover.
1969
Black, Mary C. "Collectors: Edgar and Bernice Chrysler Garbisch." Art in America 57 (May-June 1969): 48-59, color repro.
1985
Klaw, Barbara. "A Wedding Album." American Heritage 36 (June-July 1985): 82-89, color repro.
1992
American Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1992: 386, 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: 399-400, repro. 400.