falsely signed, lower left: renoir.
Capt. Edward H. Molyneux [1891-1974], Paris; sold 15 August 1955 to Ailsa Mellon Bruce [1901-1969], New York; bequest 1970 to NGA.
 Provenance according to NGA curatorial files and the Ailsa Mellon Bruce notebook now in NGA archives.
- French Paintings from the Molyneux Collection, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.; The Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1952, unnumbered checklist, as by Renoir.
- French Paintings of the Nineteenth Century from the Collection of Mrs. Mellon Bruce, California Palace of the Legion of Honor, San Francisco, 1961, no. 42, repro., as by Renoir.
- European Paintings: An Illustrated Summary Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1975: 138, repro.
- European Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1985: 28, repro.