By 1900, Eugène Blot, Paris; May 9, 1900 Blot sale (Chevallier) Paris [bought in, Lot 29]; May 10, 1906 Blot sale, Paris [possibly bought in, Lot 22]; Durand-Ruel, New York and Paris, [bought at Blot sale; buying in for Blot?]. Charles H. Tweed, New York [see note 1]; by 1917, by inheritance to Mrs. Charles H. Tweed, New York [see note 2]; by 1930, by descent to Harrison Tweed, New York; 1941, sold by Tweed to the MFA for $15,000. (Accession Date: October 9, 1941) NOTES:  according to letter of October 28, 1941 from Harrison Tweed in MFA curatorial file, his father, Charles H. Tweed, most probably purchased picture in Paris sometime shortly after 1903.  Mrs. Tweed first lent this picture to the MFA on November 26, 1917, loan number: 864.17.
Tompkins Collection—Arthur Gordon Tompkins Fund