Signature: At lower right in black chalk: "C.T."
Marking: Sticker on old frame (now in the Drawings Dept. Archives): "17807 / Kennedy & Co. / 693-5th Ave / Rare Prints / "Cattle Resting" / Original pastel drawing by Constant Troyon".
Susan Dwight Bliss; Donor: Susan Dwight Bliss
New York State Museum, Albany. "French Painters of Nature: The Barbizon School Landscapes from The Metropolitan Museum of Art," May 22, 2004–August 22, 2004.