Signed in stone lower right: Felicien Rops In stone lower left: Imp. Ph. Ham. Bruxelles
Verso stamped in brown ink--collector's mark of Ottokar Mascha, Lugt 1904, numbered in graphite pencil: 209.
Ottokar Mascha (1852-c.1031, Vienna, Lugt 1904); probably included in his sale Brussels, Galerie George Giroux, 7-15 December 1921; Robert Burkert (born 1930, Milwaukee, WI and East Orleans, MA); his gift to MFA, 20 September 2006.
Gift of Robert Burkert