Private Collection, near Nantes.
See website for literature.
E.K. Waterhouse, 'A Le Nain exhibition in Paris', Burlington Magazine, LXV, no. 378, September 1934, p. 132 (as 'Louis Le Nain').
M. Davies, 'Signed Lenains', Burlington Magazine, LXVI, no. 387, June 1935, p. 294.
G. Isarlo, 'Les trois Le Nain et leur suite', La Renaissance, March 1938, p. 22, illustrated p. 23, fig. 33.
J. Thuillier, Les Frères Le Nain, Paris, Grand Palais, exhibition catalogue, 1979, pp. 293-94, under no. 64, illustrated p. 294.
Paris, Nouveau Drouot, Dessins anciens, important tableaux anciens..., 27 April 1983, p. 19, cited under entry for lot 29.
P. Rosenberg, Tout l'oeuvre peint des le Nain, Paris, 1993, pp. 89-90, no. 66C, illustrated p. 90 (as 'an original but odiously restored' according to E. Waterhouse in Burlington Magazine, p.132).
See website for exhibition history.
Paris, Petit Palais, Les Le Nain, June-October 1934, no. 25 (as 'Louis Le Nain').
London, Ontario, McIntosh Memorial Gallery, 17th-18th Century French Masters, 14 February-14 March 1953 (as 'Louis Le Nain').
Wichita, Art Museum, Three centuries of French painting, 9-23 May 1954, no. 1 (as 'Louis Le Nain').