outside of proper left leg: (underlined) Duchamp Villon / 4/8; outside of proper right leg: .Georges Rudier. / .Fondeur.Paris.; inside of proper rig ht leg: Louis Carre. Editeur.
Marks and Labels
FM: Georges Rudier
Jacques Villon; (Galerie Louis Carré, Paris), in 1963; (M. Knoedler & Co., New York); purchased 1967 by Mr. [d. 1970] and Mrs. Lester Francis Avnet, Great Neck, Long Island, New York; his estate; purchased 19 October 1971 by NGA.
- Recent Acquisitions and Promised Gifts: Sculpture, Drawings, Prints, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1974, no. IX, repro.
- Rodin Rediscovered, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1981-1982, no. 353.
- Sculpture: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1994: 79, repro.