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Inscription

lower right: Biddle 1929; reverse: Biddle 1929 / no. 188 / Black Ice on Calabaugh Pond

Provenance

The artist's sister-in-law, Katherine Garrison Biddle [1890-1977], Washington; bequest 19 December 1958 to the Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, as Skating on the Pond, with life interest to the donor; life interest released 1973; acquired 2016 by the National Gallery of Art.

Exhibition History
1978
The American Landscape Tradition, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, 31 January - 31 August 1978, unpublished checkllist.
Bibliography
1973
Phillips, Dorothy W. A Catalogue of the Collection of American Paintings in the Corcoran Gallery of Art, Vol. 2: Painters born from 1850 to 1910. Washington, 1973: 121, repro.
2011
Cash, Sarah, ed. Corcoran Gallery of Art: American Paintings to 1945. Washington, 2011: 288, repro.