on the base, right: copyright 1893; on the base, left: A.Phimister Proctor 1893-8
Mabel Stevens Smithers [b. 1868], Greenwich, Connecticut; bequest 18 April 1952 to the Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.; acquired 2015 by the National Gallery fo Art.
- Paris 1900: The "American School" at the Universal Exposition, Montclair Art Museum, New Jersey; Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia; Columbus Museum of Art, Ohio; Elvehjem Museum of Art, University of Wisconsin, Madison; Musee Carnavalet, Paris, 18 September 1999 - 29 April 2001, unnumbered catalogue, fig. 25 (not shown in Paris, but illustrated in the French catalogue).
- American Bronzes from the Collection, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, 29 April 2009 - 2013, no catalogue.
- Bruson, Jean-Marie, and Fischer, Diane P., eds. Paris 1900: Les Artistes Américains à l'Exposition Universelle. Exh. cat. Musée Carnavalet, Paris, 2001: 33, 34 fig. 21 (not in the exhibition).
- Hassrick, Peter H. Wildlife and Western Heroes: Alexander Phimister Proctor, Sculptor. Fort Worth, 2003: 102-103.