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The artist; (his estate sale, Paris, Hôtel Drouot, 26 May 1875, no. 186, as Bohémienne debout jouant de la guitare); purchased by Klotz, Paris.[1] Jules Paton, Paris; (his sale, Paris, Hôtel Drouot, 24 April 1883, no. 45, as Bohémienne jouant de la guitare); (Galerie Georges Petit, Paris); sold 1900 to Frederick C. Hewitt [d. 1908] and William Francklyn Paris [d. 1954]; (their joint sale, American Art Association, New York, 9-10 March 1910, no. 172, as Girl with a Mandolin); purchased by John Fenning.[2] Ferdinand Blumenthal [d. 1914], Paris.[3] Count Cecil Pecci-Blunt [d. 1965], New York and Paris, by 1946;[4] gift 1951 to NGA.

Exhibition History
Corot, Philadelphia Museum of Art, 1946, no. 54, repro.
Around Impressionism: French Paintings from the National Gallery of Art, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1999, no cat.
Masterpieces from the National Gallery of Art, Washington, Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art; Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum, 1999, no. 4, repro.
Robaut, Alfred, and Etienne Moreau-Nélaton. L'Oeuvre de Corot. Catalogue raisonné et illustré. 5 vols. Paris, 1905: 3:no. 1556, repro.
Bernheim de Villers, C. Corot, peintre de figures. Paris, 1930: 63, no. 250, repro. (the painting before changes in the background).
Summary Catalogue of European Paintings and Sculpture. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1965: 30.
European Paintings and Sculpture, Illustrations. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1968: 23, repro.
European Paintings: An Illustrated Summary Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1975: 76, repro.
King, Marian. Adventures in Art: National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. New York, 1978: 41, pl. 19.
Walker, John. National Gallery of Art, Washington. Rev. ed. New York, 1984: 428, no. 609, color repro.
European Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1985: 95, repro.
Panush, Rachel B., Jacques R. Caldwell and Richard S. Panush. "Corot's 'Gout' and a 'Gipsy [sic] Girl,'" The Journal of the American Medical Association 264, no. 9 (September 1990): 1136-1138, color repro. on cover.
Eitner, Lorenz. French Paintings of the Nineteenth Century, Part I: Before Impressionism. The Collections of the National Gallery of Art Systematic Catalogue. Washington, D.C., 2000: 81-85, color repro.