Sale: Fifth Avenue Art Galleries, Ortgies and Co., Sale of Works by William M. Chase, New York, 6 March 1891, no. 50.
Charles Pepper Hovey, Concord, Massachusetts, acquired from the above.
Private collection, New York.
Gift to the present owner from the above, 1979.
"The Society of American Artists Exhibition," Art Amateur, June 1890, p. 3.
"Paintings and Pastels by Chase," New York Times, March 1, 1891, p. 12.
R.G. Pisano, William Merritt Chase: Portraits in Oil, vol. 2, New Haven, Connecticut, 2006, p. 87, no. OP.169, illustrated.
Chicago, Illinois, The Art Institute, International Exposition, 1890, no. 36.
New York, Society of American Artists, Annual Exhibition, 1890, no. 42.