[Ambroise Vollard, Paris, in 1937]; [Gallery of Modern Art, Inc., New York, until 1949; stock no. JV317; sold on October 15, 1949, to Zeisler]; Richard S. Zeisler, New York (1949–d. 2007; his bequest to MMA)
Paris. Petit Palais. "Les Maîtres de l'art indépendant, 1895–1937," June–October 1937, no. 37 (as "Christ et Enfant dans un paysage," lent by M. A. Vollard) [possibly this picture].
San Diego. La Jolla Museum of Art. "Works of Georges Rouault: Paintings and Graphics," September 25–November 1, 1964, no. 12 (as "Paysage Legendaire," lent by Mr. Richard S. Zeisler, New York City).
Waldemar-George. "Georges Rouault, peintre sacré et maudit." La Renaissance 20 (October–December 1937), p. 24, ill. p. 26, calls it "Christ et enfant" and credits the photograph to Vollard.
Pierre Courthion. Georges Rouault. New York, , p. 465, no. 237, ill. p. 428, calls it "Christ and Child," dates it 1937, and locates it in a private collection.
Donald J. Brewer. Works of Georges Rouault: Paintings and Graphics. Exh. cat., La Jolla Museum of Art. San Diego, 1964, unpaginated, no. 12, ill.
Bernard Dorival and Isabelle Rouault. Rouault, l'œuvre peint. Monte-Carlo, 1988, vol. 2, p. 119, no. 1739, ill., call it "Paysage (Christ et enfant)" and date it 1937.