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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.

[1] Provenance according to NGA curatorial files and the Ailsa Mellon Bruce notebook now in NGA archives.

Exhibition History
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.