Inscription

lower right: E. Boudin-1865. Deauville. / E. Boudin. 1865

Provenance

Gustave Cahen [b. 1825], Paris; (Cahen sale, Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, 24 May 1929, no. 45); purchased by Mme. Jeanne Lanvin [1867-1946]; by inheritance 1968 to Louis, Prince de Polignac [1909-c. 1978].[1] (Robert Schmit); sold 1968 to Mr. Paul Mellon, Upperville, VA; gift 1985 to NGA.

Exhibition History
1865
Salon de 1865, Paris, no. 252.
1973
French Paintings from the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, 1973-1978, unnumbered checklist.
1989
Paintings by Eugène Boudin from the National Gallery of Art, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1989, no cat.
2007
Eugène Boudin at the National Gallery of Art, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 2007, no cat.
2007
Eugène Boudin, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, 2007-2008, no cat.
2013
Eugène Boudin, Musée Jacquemart-André, Paris, 2013, no. 16, repro.