Goupil, Paris, 25 April 1870.
McLean, London (by June 1870).
Thomas Numm Gladdish Collection, London.
Anon. sale, Christie's London, 23 June 1877, lot 117.
Goupil, Paris, 29 June 1877.
Goupil, The Hague, February 1878.
Lock Gallery, New York (by 1950).
By descent to the present owner.
C. Vendryès, Dictionnaire illustré des Beaux-Arts: Bouguereau, e.d. Ludovic Baschet, Paris, 1885, p. 45.
M. Vachon, W. Bouguereau, Paris, Lahure, 1900, p. 150.
M.S.Walker, William Bouguereau - A Summery Catalogue of the Paintings, Borghi & Co., New York, 1991, p. 68.