Lower left: G.H. Durrie/N. Haven/1859
The artist; private collection, New England; descended in family to Mrs. Elizabeth Palmer, Los Angeles, California; with Dalzell Hatfield, Los Angeles, California; with Julius H. Weitzner, New York, 1944; to Maxim Karolik, Newport, R.I., 1944; to MFA, 1946, gift of Maxim Karolik.
Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Paintings, 1815–1865