A.C. Ritchie, exhibition catalogue, Masters of British Painting 1800-1950, New York, Museum of Modern Art, 1956, p. 98, no. 88.
W. Baron, Sickert Paintings and Drawings, New Haven and London, 2006, p. 475, no. 549, illustrated.
Paris, Galerie Cardo, Walter R. Sickert, November - December 1930, no. 20, as 'La petite mère'.
London, Beaux Arts Gallery, Early Paintings by Richard Sickert and William Nicholson, May 1939, no. 4.
New York, Museum of Modern Art, Masters of British Painting 1800-1950, October - December 1956, no. 88: this exhibition travelled to St Louis, City Art Museum, January - March 1957; and San Francisco, California Palace of the Legion of Honor, March - May 1957.