Berry-Hill Galleries, Inc., New York.
Acquired by the present owner from the above, 2003.
Distinguished American Art from a New York Private Collection
National Sculpture Society, Exhibition of American Sculpture Catalogue, New York, 1923, p. 241.
National Sculpture Society, Contemporary American Sculpture, New York, 1929, p. 322.
B.G. Proske, Brookgreen Gardens Sculpture, Murrells Inlet, South Carolina, 1968, p. 82 (as L'Allegresse).
The Detroit Institute of Arts, Sculpture in the Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, Michigan, 1969, p. 50.
J. Conner, J. Rosenkranz, Rediscoveries in American Sculpture: Studio Works 1893-1939, Austin, Texas, 1989, pp. 165, 167.
C.S. Rubenstein, American Women Sculptors: A History of Women Working in Three Dimensions, Boston, Massachusetts, 1990, p. 113.
“Bessie Potter Vonnoh,” American Arts Quarterly, vol. 26, no. 2, Spring 2009, another example illustrated.
J. Aronson, Bessie Potter Vonnoh: Sculptor of Women, exhibition catalogue, Cincinnati, Ohio, 2009, pp. 180-82, another example illustrated.