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Provenance

Recorded as from Pennsylvania. Descended through the Budd and Hull families to Blanche Hull. Sold to (William S. Bowers, Chambersburg, Pennsylvania), by whom sold in 1954 to Edgar William and Bernice Chrysler Garbisch;[1] gift to NGA, 1959.

Exhibition History
1957
American Primitive Paintings from the Collection of Edgar William and Bernice Chrysler Garbisch, Part II, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1957, no. 44.
1983
Extended loan for use by Ambassadors Louis Arthur Tambs and Charles A. Gillespie, U.S. Embassy residence, Bogotà, Colombia, 1983-1986.
1988
A Little Bestiary: Naive Paintings from the Collection of Edgar William and Bernice Chrysler Garbisch, Montclair Art Museum, New Jersey, 1988, no cat.
Bibliography
1970
American Paintings and Sculpture: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1970: 134, repro.
1980
American Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1980: 275, repro.
1992
American Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1992: 401, repro.
1992
Chotner, Deborah, with contributions by Julie Aronson, Sarah D. Cash, and Laurie Weitzenkorn. American Naive Paintings. The Collections of the National Gallery of Art Systematic Catalogue. Washington, D.C., 1992: 478-481, repro. 479.