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Inscription

verso: on mount in early pen and brown ink, not clearly legible

Provenance

August Wolff; (sale, Christie's, London, 29 November 1983, no. 80); (sale, Galerie Callieux, Paris, 3 June - 13 July 1984); acquired by the National Gallery of Art.

Exhibition History
1994
The Glory of Venice: Art in the Eighteenth Century, Royal Academy of Arts, London, and National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1994, 276, 277, 470, no. 179 (repro. 276, color)(entry by Margherita Giacometti).
2014
The Poetry of Light - La poesia della luce: Venetian Drawings from the National Gallery of Art, Museo Correr, Venice, Venice, 2014 - 2015, no. 80.
Bibliography
1984
Galerie Cailleux, Paris: 6/5-7/13/84, 51.
1994
The Glory of Venice. Exh. cat. Royal Academy of Arts, London; National Gallery of Art, Washington; Museo del Settecento Veneziano - Ca'Rezzonico, Venice; Gallerie dell'Accademia, Venice, 1994-1995: 276-277, no. 179.
2012
Percival, Melissa. Fragonard and the Fantasy Figure. Vermont: ashgate (2012): 68-69, no. 2.17