M. Martinet; sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 17 May 1887, lot 31.
Anon. sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 13 March 1929, lot 85.
Emile Laffon, Paris; sale, Sotheby's, London, 9 July 1936, lot 12.
Galerie Bellier, Paris (acquired at the above sale).
Mr. and Mrs. Edward G. Robinson, Beverly Hills.
M. Knoedler & Co., Inc., New York.
Acquired from the above by the present owner, 25 February 1957.
PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE EUROPEAN COLLECTOR
A. Millier, "Modern French Featured in Los Angeles", The Art Digest, vol. 23 (no. 19), 1 August 1949, p. 8.
H. McBride, "Professional Collecting", Art News, vol. 52 (no. 1), March 1953, p. 40.
P. Verlet, "Paris, Stavros Niarchos", in Great Private Collections, London, 1963, pp. 192-203 (illustrated, p. 196).
R. Schmit, Eugène Boudin catalogue raisonné, Paris, 1973, vol. II, p. 324, no. 2163 (illustrated).
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Thirty Masterpieces of Modern French Art from the Edward G. Robinson Collection, July-September 1949, no. 7.
New York, The Museum of Modern Art and Washington D.C., National Gallery of Art, Forty Paintings from the Edward G. Robinson Collection, March-June 1953, p. 4, no. 3 (incorrectly dated 1880).
Los Angeles County Museum of Art and San Francisco, California Palace of the Legion of Honor, The Gladys Lloyd Robinson and Edward G. Robinson Collection, September 1956-January 1957, no. 5 (illustrated).
New York, M. Knoedler & Co., Inc.; Ottawa, National Gallery of Canada; and Boston, Museum of Fine Arts, A Loan Exhibition of Paintings and Sculpture from the Niarchos Collection, December 1957-April 1958, p. 12, no. 3 (illustrated, p. 13; titled Beach Scene).
London, The Tate Gallery, The Niarchos Collection, May-June 1958, p. 3, no. 3 (illustrated, pl. 10).
Athens, National Picture Gallery, The Niarchos Art Collection, August-September 1958, no. 3.
Zurich, Kunsthaus, Sammlung S. Niarchos, January-March 1959, no. 10.