lower center: M + S
verso, collector's stamp, in black ink, in oval: O.A.O. [Count Alexandre Borisovitch Lobanoff-Rostovsky; Lugt 2005]; MFA stamp with accession number in graphite: 25999; in ink: [?]; in graphite: B.11.
Count Alexandre Borisovitch Lobanoff-Rostovsky (died about 1880, St. Petersburg); his sale, Berlin, Amsler & Ruthardt, April 26, 1881 and following days; Kennedy & Co. (New York); General Brayton Ives (1840-1914); his sale, New York, April 12-14, 1915, lot 809; F. Keppel & Co. (New York); from whom purchased by the MFA May 1915
Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund