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Inscription

lower left in plate: Jacques Villon / 03; lower left in graphite below plate mark: 4/25; lower right in graphite below plate mark: Jacques Villon; by later hand, lower right in graphite: La Tireuse de cartes

Provenance

(David Tunick, Inc., New York); sold to Paul Mellon, 1982; gift to NGA, 1985.

Exhibition History
1984
Master Prints from Washington Private Collections, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1994, no. 51.
1986
Gifts to the Nation: Selected Acquisitions from the Collections of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1986, unnumbered checklist
1997
Six Centuries/Six Artists, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1997.
1999
An Enduring Legacy: Masterpieces from the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1999-2000.
2016
In Celebration of Paul Mellon, NGA, 2016.
Bibliography
1950
Auberty, Jacqueline and Charles Pérussaux. Jacques Villon: Catalogue de son oeuvre gravé. Paris: Paul Prouté, 1950.
1979
Ginestet, Colette de and Catherine Pouillon. Jacques Villon: les estampes et les illustrations: catalogue raisonne. Paris: Arts et Metiers Graphiques, 1979.
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