Inscription

lower left in black chalk: TL (in ligature)

Provenance

Depeaux, Rouen, by 1901; (his sale, Paris, Hôtel Drouot 25 April 1901, no. 63); (Galerie Georges Bernheim, Paris); George Lurcy; (his sale, New York, Parke-Bernet, 7 November 1957, no. 46); Keller; Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, Upperville, VA; gift to NGA, 1995.

Exhibition History
1914
Galerie Rosenberg, Paris, 1914, no. 63.
1946
Toulouse-Lautrec. Wildenstein, New York, 1946, no. 20.
1999
An Enduring Legacy: Masterpieces from the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1999-2000.
2000
Art for the Nation: Collecting for a New Century, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 2000-2001, 222.
2011
Impressionist and Post-Impressionist Masterpieces from the National Gallery of Art, The National Art Center, Tokyo, Tokyo; Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art, Kyoto, 2011, unnumbered catalogue.
Bibliography
1893
Geoffroy, Gustave. "Les Restaurants et les cafés-concerts des Champs-Elysées." Le Figaro Illustré 40 (1893): repr.
1926
Joyant, Maurice. Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec 1864-1901. Paris, 1926: 144, 174 (note 2), 278.
1927
Lapparent, Paul de. Toulouse-Lautrec. Paris, 1927: 54.
1934
MacOrlan, Pierre. Lautrec le Peintre. Paris, 1934: 142.
1935
Schaub-Koch, Émile. Psychanalyse d'un peintre moderne Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec. Paris, 1935: 202.
1938
Mack, Gerstle. Toulouse-Lautrec. New York, 1938: 192, 357..
1952
Jourdain, Francis. T-Lautrec: Essai sur Toulouse-Lautrec, peintre-graveur, par Jean Adhémar... Paris, 1952: 68, 73 (repr), 111, 123.
1958
Perruchot, Henri. La Vie de Toulouse-Lautrec. Paris, 1958: 333, note 2.
1962
Toulouse-Lautrec. Paris, 1962: 219.
1971
Dortu, M.G. Toulouse-Lautrec et son oeuvre. 6 vols. New York: Collectors Editions, 1971
1979
Stuckey, Charles F. Toulouse-Lautrec: Paintings. Exh. cat. Art Institute of Chicago, 1979: 197, fig. 1.
1992
Toulouse-Lautrec. Exh. cat. Haywayd Gallery, London and Grand Palais, Paris, 1992:fig. 255, under no. 52.
2000
A Scottish Collection--Treasures from Aberdeen Art Gallery. Exh. cat. Nagasaki Prefectural Museum and Nara Prefectural Museum of Art, 2000: fig. 17, under no. 55.
2010
Jones, Kimberly A. Impressionist and Post-Impressionist Masterpieces from the National Gallery of Art. (Exh. cat. The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston; the National Art Center, Tokyo; Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art, 2011). Washington, 2010.