on the back: A Galt
The artist; purchased sometime after November 1853 by William Wilson Corcoran [1798-1888], Washington; gift 1873 to the Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington; acquired 2015 by the National Gallery of Art.
- Past and Present: 250 Years of American Art, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, 15 April - 15 September 1966, unpublished checklist.
- Spencer, Edwina. "American Sculptors and Their Art: Sculptors at Work Prior to the Centennial." The Chautauguan(February 1904): 557.