Please note the following additional Provenance for this painting:
Huot-Fragonard sale, May 19-20, 1876.
Kestner Collection, Paris.
Charles Houquet Collection, Paris.
with Galerie Georges Petit (Chardin-Fragonard, June 1907), as by Fragonard, from whom purchased in April 1911 by Joachim Almeida Lisboa. and the following additional Literature:
A. Dayot, Les Oeuvres de J.B.S. Chardin et de J.H. Fragonard, 1883, p. XI, no. 75, illustrated, as Fragonard.
S. Wells Robertson, Marguerite Gerard, unpublished dissertation, p. 911, no. 127, as Gerard.