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Galeries Georges Petit, Paris (no. 9599).
M. Knoedler & Co., New York (nos. 16659 and 7913).
Bernard Lorenceau, Paris.
Anonymous sale, Christie's, New York, 9 November 1999, lot 282.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
PROPERTY FROM THE FORBES COLLECTION
Y. Farinaux-Le Sidaner, Le Sidaner, L'oeuvre peint et gravé, Milan, 1989, no. 589, p. 220 (illustrated).
Nantes, Galerie Mignon-Massart, Exposition Le Sidaner, March 1935, no. 5.
Paris, Musée Galliéra, Rétrospective Henri Le Sidaner, 1862-1939, April 1948, no. 29 (titled 'La table de pierre').