lower left: WP.Babcock 185[?]
William H. Gerdts, New York, by 1971; gift 2018 to NGA.
- For Beauty and For Truth: The William and Abigail Gerdts Collection of American Still Life, Mead Art Museum, Amherst; Berry-Hill Galleries, New York, 1998, unnumbered catalogue, repro.
- Gerdts, William H., and Russell Burke. American Still-Life Painting. New York, 1971: 188-192, fig. 13-5.