Jean Honoré Fragonard (French, Grasse 1732–1806 Paris)
14 15/16 x 9 13/16 in. (38 x 25 cm)
Robert Lehman Collection, 1975
Not on view
Inscription: Annotated on the lower right edge of the mat: Fragonard
Gabriel Huquier (1695-1772), Paris (Lugt 1285 at the lower left on the recto); Emmanuel de Ghendt, Ghent; Ghendt sale, Ghent, 15-22 November 1779, lot 266 (to Desmarest[?]); Camille Groult, Paris; sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 26 March 1953, lot 90, ill.; [Galerie André Weil, Paris]. Acquired by Robert Lehman from Weil in March 1953.
Eunice Williams. Drawings by Fragonard in North American Collections. Exh. cat., Washington and Cambridge, MA, 1979, pp. 70-71, cat. no. 21.
Jean Montague Massengale. "Burlington Magazine." Current and Forthcoming Exhibitions: Drawings by Fragonard in North American Collections, vol. 121 (1979), p. 271, fig. 102.
Pierre Rosenberg and Katharine Baetjer. "Ex. cat.: Grand Palais, Paris, 24 Sept. 1987-4 Jan. 1988 and Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2 Feb.-8 May, 1988." Fragonard. Exh. cat., Paris and New York, 1987, p. 318, cat no. 151.