The original plaster maquette for this study is in the permanent collection of the National Gallery of Art in Rome, donated by Adrien-A. Hébrard in 1924. The edition of this model was limited, although the precise number of examples is not recorded.
Model exhibited Galerie Adrien-A. Hébrard, Paris, 1911.
cf. Jacques-Chalon and Véronique Fromanger Des Cordes, Rembrandt Bugatti Catalogue Raisonné, 1987, p. 272.
We are grateful to Véronique Fromanger Des Cordes for her assistance in cataloguing this and the following three lots.