Dwight Blaney, one of the sitters.
Private collection, Mississippi, by descent from the above.
Christie's, New York, 30 November 1999, lot 62, sold by the above.
Private collection, Atlanta, Georgia, acquired from the above.
Berry-Hill Galleries, Inc., New York.
Acquired by the present owner from the above, 2002.
Distinguished American Art from a New York Private Collection
W.H. Downes, John S. Sargent: His Life and Work, Boston, Massachusetts, 1925, p. 286 (as The Piazza).
W.H. Downes, John S. Sargent: His Life and Work, London, 1926, p. 286 (as The Piazza).
D. McKibbin, "A Complete Checklist of Sargent's Portraits," Sargent's Boston, with an Essay & a Biographical Summary, Boston, Massachusetts, 1956, p. 85 (as On the Verandah).
G.A. Mellon, E.F. Wilder, eds., Maine and its Role in American Art, 1840-1963, New York, 1963, pp. 108, 116, illustrated.
A.F. Morris, ed., The Memoirs of Elizabeth Hill Cram, Hollis, New Hampshire, 1992, pp. 70-71, illustrated.
C. Little, The Watercolors of John Singer Sargent, Berkeley, California, 1998, pp. 15, 153, illustrated (as On the Verandah (Ironbound Island, Maine)).
R. Ormond, E. Kilmurray, John Singer Sargent: The Later Portraits, vol. III, New Haven, Connecticut, 2003, pp. 249-50, 306, no. 584, illustrated.
Boston, Massachusetts, St. Botolph Club, Exhibition of Paintings and Drawings by John S. Sargent, November 20-December 2, 1922 (as The Piazza).
Boston, Massachusetts, Museum of Fine Arts, Memorial Exhibition of Works of the Late John Singer Sargent, November 3-December 27, 1925, p. 24, no. 93 (as On the Verandah).