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lower right: Manet

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(Camentron, Paris); probably by whom sold to (Durand-Ruel, New York and Paris), from 1899; acquired 1913 by Peter A.B. Widener, Lynnewood Hall, Elkins Park, Pennsylvania; inheritance from Estate of Peter A.B. Widener by gift through power of appointment of Joseph E. Widener, Elkins Park; gift 1942 to NGA.

Exhibition History
1886
Works in Oil and Pastel by The Impressionists, American Art Galleries, New York, 1886, no. 15
1905
Pictures by Boudin, Cézanne, Degas, Manet, Monet, Morisot, Pissarro, Renoir, Sisley, Grafton Galleries, London, 1905, no. 34, as Races at Longchamps
1982
Manet and Modern Paris, National Gallery of Art, 1982-1983, no. 45, repro.
2013
Intimate Impressionism from the National Gallery of Art, Museo dell'Ara Pacis Augustae, Rome (exhibition title in this venue: Impressionist Gems); Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco; McNay Art Museum, San Antonio; Mitsubishi Ichigokan Museum, Tokyo, Seattle Art Museum, 2013-2015.
Bibliography
1902
Duret, Théodore. Histoire de Edouard Manet et de son oeuvre. Paris, 1902: no. 232.
1910
Duret, Théodore. Manet and the French Impressionists. Translated by J.E. Crawford Flitch. London and Philadelphia, 1910: 220, 246, 278.
1915
Roberts, William. Pictures in the Collection of P.A.B. Widener at Lynnewood Hall, Elkins Park, Pennsylvania: British and Modern French Schools, Philadelphia, 1915: unpaginated, repro.
1919
Duret, Théodore. Histoire de Edouard Manet et de son oeuvre. Paris, 1919: no. 232.
1923
Paintings in the Collection of Joseph Widener at Lynnewood Hall. Intro. by Wilhelm R. Valentiner. Elkins Park, Pennsylvania, 1923: unpaginated, repro.
1931
Paintings in the Collection of Joseph Widener at Lynnewood Hall. Intro. by Wilhelm R. Valentiner. Elkins Park, Pennsylvania, 1931: 208, repro.
1931
Tabarant, Adolphe. Manet: histoire catalographique. Paris, 1931:
1932
Colin, Paul. Edouard Manet. Paris, 1932:39-40 , repro. pl. LIII
1932
Jamot, Paul, and Georges Wildenstein. Manet. 2 vols. Paris, 1932: 1:143, no. 205.
1933
Rich, Daniel Catton, ed. A Century of Progress: Exhibition of Paintings and Sculpture. Exh. cat. Art Institute of Chicago. Chicago,1933: 48.
1938
Brimo, René. L'évolution du goût aux Etats-Unis d'après l'histoire des collections. Paris, 1938: 117
1938
The Horse. Its Significance in Art. Exh. cat. Fogg Museum of Art, Cambridge, 1938:under no. 14.
1938
Waldmann, Emil. "Die Sammlung Widener." Pantheon 22 (November 1938): 335.
1946
Huth, Hans. "Impressionism Comes to America." Gazette des Beaux-Arts 29 (April 1946):239
1947
Florisoone, Michel. Manet. Monaco, 1947:plate 54
1947
Tabarant, Adolphe. Manet et ses oeuvres. Paris, 1947: 100-102, 605
1948
Paintings and Sculpture from the Widener Collection. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1948 (reprinted 1959): 107, repro.
1959
National Gallery of Art. Paintings and Sculpture from the Widener Collection. Reprint. Washington, DC, 1959: 106, repro.
1965
Summary Catalogue of European Paintings and Sculpture. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1965: 81.
1966
Harris, Jean C. "Manet's Racetrack Paintings." Art Bulletin 48 (March 1966): 78-82
1968
European Paintings and Sculpture, Illustrations. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1968: 72, repro.
1969
"Magie de l'image." L'Oeil 207 (May 1969): 122, repro.
1970
Orienti, Sandra. The Complete Paintings of Manet. London, 1970:94, no. 87D
1975
European Paintings: An Illustrated Summary Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1975: 208, repro.
1975
Rouart, Denis and Daniel Wildenstein. Edouard Manet, catalogue raisonné 2 vols. Lausanne and Paris, 1975:I:98, no. 97
1984
Walker, John. National Gallery of Art, Washington. Rev. ed. New York, 1984: 453, no. 653, color repro.
1985
European Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1985: 242, repro.