Martial Caillebotte, Paris (by descent from the artist, 1894).
Anon. sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 4 December 1950.
Hirschl & Adler Galleries, New York.
Acquired from the above by the family of the present owner, 1958.
Please note that this work has been requested for the exhibition, A Feast for the Eyes--Food in Still Life, to be held at the Kunstforum in Vienna from February--May 2010.
Property from a Private Swiss Collector
M. Berhaut, La vie et l'oeuvre de Gustave Caillebotte, Paris, 1951, no. 165.
M. Berhaut, Caillebotte, sa vie et son oeuvre: Catalogue raisonné des peintures et pastels, Paris, 1978, p. 152, no. 209 (illustrated; dated 1882).
M. Berhaut, Gustave Caillebotte: Catalogue raisonné des peintures et pastels, Paris, 1994, p. 149, no. 198 (illustrated; dated 1881).
Paris, Galerie Durand-Ruel et Cie., Exposition rétrospective d'oeuvres de G. Caillebotte, June 1894, no. 110.
Paris, Galerie des Beaux-Arts, Gustave Caillebotte, rétrospective, May-July 1951, no. 165.
East Hampton, Guild Hall, Pleasures of Summer, July-August 1958, no. 11.
Washington, The Phillips Collection and Boston, Museum of Fine Arts, Impressionist and Post-Impressionist Still Life, September 2001-June 2002, p. 199, p. 55 (illustrated in color, p. 132; dated circa 1881-1882).
Lausanne, Fondation de l'Hermitage, Gustave Caillebotte, entre tradition et modernité, June-October 2005, p. 109, fig. 9 (illustrated).