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Mme Georges Grimprel, Paris, until at least 1913.
J.H. Laroche, Paris, by 1933.
Paul Rosenberg, Bordeaux.
Fernand Javal, Paris, by whom acquired from the above in July 1935.
Deposited with Paul Rosenberg, from whom confiscated by the Einsatzstab Reichsleiter Rosenberg in 1941 (inv. no. PR 160).
Acquired for Hermann Goering on 2 December 1941 (inv. no. RM 1136).
Recovered by the 5th Convoy of Munich in March 1946 (no. 7193) and
transferred to Paris.
Restituted to Paul Rosenberg in July 1948.
Returned to Fernand Javal, Paris, and thence by descent to the present owners.
PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE FRENCH COLLECTION
C. Terrasse, Cinquante portraits de Renoir, Paris, 1941 (illustrated pl. 17).
M. Zahar, Renoir, Paris, 1948 (illustrated pl. 41).
M. Robida, Renoir-Enfants, Lausanne, 1959, p. 19.
F. Daulte, Auguste Renoir, catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre peint, Figures, vol. I, Lausanne, 1971, no. 336 (illustrated).
E. Fezzi, L'opera completa di Renoir nel periodo impressionista, 1869-1883, Milan, 1972, no. 426, p. 107 (illustrated p. 108).
G.-P. & M. Dauberville, Renoir, catalogue raisonné des tableaux, pastels, dessins et aquarelles, 1858-1881, vol. I, Paris, 2007, no. 507, pp. 501-502 (illustrated p. 502, in the provenance Rosenberg is omitted).
N.H. Yeide, Beyond the Dreams of Avarice, The Hermann Goering Collection, Dallas, 2009, no. A1151, p. 377 (the provenance incorrectly listed as sold to Javal after the restitution).
Paris, Galerie Bernheim-Jeune, Auguste Renoir, January - February 1900, no. 46.
Paris, Galerie Bernheim-Jeune, Renoir, March 1913, no. 19.
Paris, Exposition des collectionneurs, March - April 1924, no. 146.
Paris, Musée de l'Orangerie, Renoir, 1933, no. 54 (illustrated pl. XXXIV or XXXV).
Paris, Galerie Paul Rosenberg, Le Grand siècle, June - July 1936, no. 48.
London, New Burlington Galleries, Exhibition of Masters of French 19th Century Painting, October 1936, no. 77.
Amsterdam, Stedelijk Museum, Honderd Jaar Fransche Kunst, Summer 1938, no. 211.
Belgrade, Prince Paul Museum, French Painting from the 19th Century, 1939, no. 95.
Paris, Musée de l'Orangerie, Les chefs-d'oeuvre des collections privées françaises retrouvés en Allemagne, June - August 1946, no. 43.
Paris, Musée des Arts décoratifs, Cinquante ans de peinture française dans les collections particulières, de Cézanne à Matisse, March - April 1952, no. 138.
Paris, Galerie Beaux-Arts, Chefs-d'oeuvre de Renoir dans les collections particulières françaises, June 1954, no. 24 (illustrated).
Paris, Galerie Durand-Ruel, Renoir intime, January - February 1969, no. 11 (illustrated).