VAT rate of 5% is payable on hammer price and at 15% on the buyer's premium
The Brook, 1949.
with Leicester Galleries, London.
Patrick Gibson; Christie's, London, 14 April 1970, lot 22, where purchased by Crest.
Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 9 April 1976, lot 178.
with Agnew's, London.
PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE EUROPEAN COLLECTOR
A. Thorold, A Catalogue of the Oil Paintings of Lucien Pissarro, London, 1983, pp. 56-57, no. 45, illustrated.
Paris, Société des Artistes Indépendants, 1893, no. 1037.
London, Leicester Galleries, Lucien Pissarro, February - March 1963, no. 2.
London, Barbican Art Gallery, Impressionism in Britain, January - May 1995, no. 174: this exhibition travelled to Dublin, Hugh Lane Gallery, June - July 1995.