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Acquired by Anton Philips in 1924 and recorded in 1936 as hanging in the reception room at De Laak.
Thence by descent.
(Possibly) C. Hofstede de Groot, A Catalogue Raisonné, etc., London, VII, 1923, p. 96, no. 352 'Tall and finely illumined'.
Eindhoven, Stedelijk van Abbe-Museum, Eenige schilderijen en kunstvoorwerpen uit de Collectie van den Heer en Mevrouw Dr A.F. Philips-de Jongh, 21 January-8 February 1937, no. 31.