Inscription

upper right illegible inscription in graphite; lower right artist's stamp in blue ink: E.B (Lugt 828)

Provenance

(Carroll Carstairs, New York); acquired November 1948 by Paul Mellon [1907-1999]; gift 1985 to NGA.

Exhibition History
1966
French Paintings from the Collections of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon and Mrs. Mellon Bruce, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1966, no. 216, repro.
2007
Eugène Boudin at the National Gallery of Art, National Gallery of Art, Washington; Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, 2007 - 2008, unnumbered catalogue.
Bibliography
1966
French Paintings from the Collections of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon and Mrs. Mellon Bruce; Twenty-fifth Anniversary Exhibition 1941-1966. Exh. cat. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1966: 216 (as "On the Beach").