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William R. Moss by 1892.
with Agnew's, London.
with Abbott & Holder, London, 1961.
Anonymous sale, Christie's, London, 13 November 1992, lot 123 (unsold). Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 25 March 1994, lot 71.
Mrs Watts's MS catalogue, vol. I, p. 160.
Julia Cartwright, 'The Life and Works of George Frederic Watts, R.A.', Art Journal, Easter 1896, pp. 6, (illustrated), 16.
G. F. Watts, exh. Whitechapel Art Gallery, 1974, under cat. no. 32.
London, Grosvenor Gallery, Works of G. F. Watts, R.A., 1882 (according to Mrs Watts but not in the exhibition catalogue).
New York, Metropolitan Museum, Watts Exhibition, 1884-5.
Birmingham, Museum and Art Gallery, Pictures by G. F. Watts, R.A., 1885-6, no. 77.
Nottingham, Museum and Art Gallery, Pictures by G. F. Watts, R.A., 1886, no. 34.
Southport, Centenary Exhibition, 1892.
London, New Gallery, Works of G. F. Watts, R.A., 1896-7, no. 70. London, Royal Academy, Works by the late G. F. Watts, R.A., Winter 1905, no. 80 (exh. also shown in Manchester and Newcastle).