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Inscription

center right in watercolor: BARYE; by later hand, center verso in graphite: 4699

Provenance

A. Marmontel (sale Hôtel Drouot, 28-29 March 1898, no. 117); William A. Clark (1839-1925); Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, 1926; acquired 2014 by the National Gallery of Art

Bibliography
1925
Carroll, Dana. H. Catalogue of Objects of Fine Art and Other Properties at the Home of William Andrews Clark, 962 Fifth Avenue. [unpublished ms.], 1925: part I, 161, no. 140.
1928
Illustrated Handbook of The W. A. Clark Collection. Washington, DC, 1928: 33.
1932
Corcoran Gallery of Art. Illustrated Handbook of The W.A. Clark Collection. Washington, 1932: 35.
1954
Zieseniss, Charles-Otto. Les aquarelles de Barye; étude critique et catalogue raisonné. Paris, 1955, 68, no. B 41, pl. 15.
1988
Robinson, Lilien F., and Edward J. Nygren. Antoine-Louis Barye: The Corcoran Collection. Washington, 1988: 61, 63, fig. 73 (chapter on Barye's watercolors by Martina Roudabush Norelli).