Galerie Durand-Ruel et Cie., Paris.
Antonio Duntamarina, Argentina (acquired from the above).
M. Knoedler & Co., Inc., New York (acquired from the above).
Mr. and Mrs. Harry Blumenthal, New Orleans (acquired from the above, August 1976).
By descent from the above to the present owner.
J. Rewald, ed., Degas, Works in Sculpture, A Complete Catalogue, New York, 1944, p. 22, no. XXI (another cast illustrated, pl. 70).
P. Borel, Les sculptures inédites de Degas, Geneva, 1949 (another cast illustrated).
J. Rewald and L. von Matt, Degas, Sculpture, New York, 1956, p. 145, no. XXI (another cast illustrated, pls. 53-54).
F. Russoli and F. Minervino, L'opera completa di Degas, Milan, 1970, p. 141, no. S 21 (another cast illustrated).
C.W. Millard, The Sculpture of Edgar Degas, Princeton, 1979, no. 21 (original wax model illustrated).
J. Rewald, Degas's Complete Sculpture, Catalogue Raisonné, San Francisco, 1990, p. 80, no. XXI (another cast illustrated, p. 80; original wax model illustrated, p. 81).
A. Pingeot and F. Horvat, Degas, Sculptures, Paris, 1991, p. 162, no. 21 (another cast illustrated).
S. Campbell, "Degas, The Sculptures, A Catalogue Raisonné," Apollo, vol. CXLII, no. 402, August 1995, p. 15, no. 8 (another cast illustrated).
J.S. Czestochowski and A. Pingeot, Degas Sculptures, Catalogue Raisonné of the Bronzes, Memphis, 2002, p. 137, no. 8 (another cast illustrated in color, pp. 136-137).
S. Campbell, R. Kendall, D.S. and S.G. Barbour, Degas in the Norton Simon Museum, Pasadena, 2009, vol. II, pp. 290-292 and 508, no. 49 (original wax model illustrated in color, p. 290; another cast illustrated in color, p. 291).
S.G. Lindsay, D.S. Barbour and S.G. Sturman, Edgar Degas, Sculpture, Washington, D.C., 2010, pp. 152-155, no. 19 (original wax model illustrated in color, p. 153).