F. T. Turner; Christie's, 4 May 1878, lot 17.
with Thomas Agnew & Sons, London, acquired at the above sale.
J. Dyson Perrins, London by 1878.
Anonymous sale; Sotheby's, London, 28 July 1965, lot 358.
with Norton Galleries, London.
with Oscar & Peter Johnson, London.
Anonymous sale; Christie's, New York, 22 May 1990, lot 293.
We are grateful to Malcolm Warner for confirming the authenticity of this painting.
PROPERTY FROM CALUMET FARM, LEXINGTON, KY
Millais papers. Pierpont Morgan Library, New York. In a letter to his wife dated 16 September 1864, 'I finished the small Charlie beautifully.' The model for this painting was Lady Hannah Palliser (1843-1923).
Sheffield, Mappin Art Gallery, Victorian Paintings, September-November 1968, no. 145.