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Provenance

Recorded as from New Jersey.[1] (Harry Stone Gallery, New York). Mr. and Mrs. Carl Drepperd, by 1942, by whom sold in 1954 to Edgar William and Bernice Chrysler Garbisch; by bequest to NGA, 1980.

Exhibition History
1942
American Pioneer Paintings, Harry Stone Gallery, New York, 1942.
1957
American Primitive Paintings from the Collection of Edgar William and Bernice Chrysler Garbisch, Part II, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1957, no. 22.
1961
101 Masterpieces of American Primitive Painting from the Collection of E.W. and B.C. Garbisch, traveling exh. by the Amer. Federation of Arts, New York, 1961-1964, no. 18, color repro. First venue: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, N.Y.
Bibliography
1942
Antiques 42 (October 1942): 181, and frontispiece.
1949
Drepperd, Carl W. Pioneer America: Its First Three Centuries. New York, 1949: 146.
1980
Brant, Sandra, and Elissa Cullman. Small Folk: A Celebration of Childhood in America. New York, 1980: 126, color repro., 142.
1992
American Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1992: 399, 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: 437, 441, color repro. 439.