lower right: Molyneux '53
(Hammer Galleries, New York); sold 8 March 1966 to Ailsa Mellon Bruce [1901-1969]; bequest 1970 to NGA.
Provenance according to invoice from Hammer Galleries to Ailsa Mellon Bruce dated 8 March 1966, a copy of which is in NGA curatorial records.
- Exhibition of Pictures by Molyneux, Hammer Galleries, New York, 1965, no. 56, as Early Chinese Statue.
- European Paintings: An Illustrated Summary Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1975: 238, repro.
- European Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1985: 275, repro.