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Provenance

Member of the Russian imperial family; Maxmilien Eugène Joseph Napolèon de Beauharnais, 3rd duc de Leuchtenberg; Edmond Fatio, Geneva (sale Geneva, P. & D. Colnaghi & Co., Ltd., 1959); Seiferheld and Co., New York; William B. O'Neal [1907-1994], Charlottesville, VA, January 1961; gift to NGA, 1991.

Exhibition History
1912
Lomonosoff et l'epoque d'Elizabeth, St. Petersburg, Russia, 1912.
1961
Drawings from the Collection of William B. O'Neal, University of Virgina Museum of Fine Arts, Charlottesville, March 5-25, 1961.
1973
Master Drawings from the Collection of William B. O'Neal, Walter Cecil Rawls Museum, Courtland, VA and tour, 1973-1975.
Bibliography
1975
"Drawings for the Theater and Architecture: A Special View of a Notable Virginia Collection," Arts in Virginia, 15 (Spring 1975), 2.
1993
National Gallery of Art. Drawings from the O'Neal Collection. Exh. cat. Washington, 1993, checklist p. 95.