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lower right: Monticelli

Provenance

Collection of the artist; acquired August 1885 by Léon Chave [1822-1899], Marseilles;[1] by inheritance to the Chave family, Marseille.[2] sold 1904 to William A. Clark [1839-1925], New York, as by Adolphe Joseph Thomas Monticelli;[3] bequest April 1926 to the Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, as by Adolphe Joseph Thomas Monticelli; acquired 2015 by the National Gallery of Art.

Exhibition History
1956
Visionaries and Dreamers, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, 7 April - 27 May 1956, no. 11, as by Adolphe Monticelli.
1959
Loan Exhibition. Masterpieces of the Corcoran Gallery of Art: A Benefit Exhibition in Honor of the Gallery's Centenary, Wildenstein Galleries, New York, 28 January - 7 March 1959, unnumbered catalogue, as by Adolphe Monticelli.
Bibliography
1925
Carroll, Dana H. Catalogue of Objects of Fine Art and Other Properties at the Home of William Andrews Clark, 962 Fifth Avenue. Part I. Unpublished manuscript, n.d. (1925): 194, no. 231.