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The artist's posthumous sale, Drouot, Paris, 17-29 February 1864, lot 94 (sold to Baron Dejean).
with Diot, Paris.
Dr. Angell, Boston.
Anonymous sale; Sotheby's, New York, 23 May 1990, lot 128.
with Salander O'Reilly, New York.
Anonymous Sale; Sotheby's, New York, 10 November 1998, lot 56 (when acquired by the present owner).
Alfred Robaut, L'Oeuvre complet de Eugène Delacroix, Paris, 1885, no. 1779.
L. Johnson, The paintings of Eugène Delacroix, I, Oxford, 1981, I, p. 211, no. L116.; III, Oxford, 1986, pp. 327-328, no. L116, pl. 3 (third Supplement to vol. I).
Boston, Museum of Fine Arts, on loan from Dr. Angell until 1922.