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The artist's studio.
Mr & Mrs George T. Bowdoin, New York; her sale, Sotheby's, London, 24 April 1963, lot 71 (illustrated).
The Hon. A.G. Samuel, London, by whom acquired at the above sale, and thence by descent.
PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF THE HON. A.G. SAMUEL
B. Dorival, 'Nabis, fauves, cubistes', in Les Peintres du vingtième siècle, vol. I, Paris, 1957, p. 21.
F. Abbate, 'L'Ottocento in Europa. Le correnti di fine secolo', in Storia universale dell'arte, Milan, 1966 (illustrated fig. 13).
R. Barilli, 'Il Gruppo dei Nabis', in L'Arte moderna, II, no. 13 (illustrated p. 104).
A. Salomon & G. Cogeval, Vuillard, Catalogue critique des peintures et pastels, vol. I, Paris, 2003, no. II-53 (illustrated p. 105).
Paris, Musée National d'Art Moderne, Bonnard, Vuillard et les Nabis (1888-1903), June - October 1955, no. 184.
Milan, Palazzo Reale, Edouard Vuillard, October - November 1959, no. 7 (illustrated; titled 'Il greto').