signed by artist, bottom center in negative: Ed. Loydreau / effet de givre; lower center of mount, printed in black ink: ÉTUDES PHOTOGRAPHIQUES. / SÉRIE. NO. 71; bottom left of mount, printed in black ink: BLANQUART ÉVRARD, EDITEUR; bottom right of mount, printed in black ink: IMPRIMERIE PHOTOGRAPHIQUE, Blanquart- Evrard à Lille:; by unknown hand, bottom right in graphite: Q1369J; on verso, by unknown hand, top right in graphite: 13554-J / 1[circled]; center in graphite circled: D.M.B.; bottom right in graphite: Loydreau; bottom right in graphite: 77.021
(sale, Sotheby's Fine Art Auctions, New York, 2001); (Charles Isaacs Photographs Inc., New York); NGA purchase, 2018.