Galerie de l'Art Moderne, Paris.
Acquired from the above by the family of the present owner, circa 1950.
This work will be included in the forthcoming catalogue critique of Pierre-Auguste Renoir being prepared by the Wildenstein Institute, as established from the archives of François Daulte, Durand-Ruel, Venturi, Vollard and Wildenstein.
We are grateful to Guy-Patrice and Michel Dauberville for confirming that this painting is included in their Bernheim-Jeune archives as an authentic work.
PROPERTY FROM AN IMPORTANT EUROPEAN COLLECTION
A. Vollard, Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Tableaux, Pastels et Dessins, Paris, 1918, vol. II, p. 46 (illustrated).