This lot is offered without reserve.
Alphonse Kann, Paris (by 1912, until 1927).
His sale; American Art Association, New York, January 7, 1927, no. 85, as by Prud'hon.
Mrs. William R. (Lillian S.) Timken, New York.
Gifted to the Metropolitan Museum of Art by the above, 1959.
Property of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Sold to Benefit the Acquisitions Fund
St. Petersburg, Institut Français, Exposition centennale de l'art français, January 28–?, 1912, no. 495 (as "Esquisse de 'L'enlèvement de Psyché'," lent by Alphonse Kann).