Estate of the artist; Renou et Colle, Paris (acquired from the previous, 1942); Galerie Hopkins-Thomas-Custot, Paris (acquired from the previous); Anon. sale, Maitre Picard, Piasa, Drouot-Richelieu, Paris, 12 December 1996, lot 188; Waring Hopkins, Paris; Acquired from the previous by the present owner, circa 2005.
Exhibition History :
Paris, Galerie Charpentier, XXVIe Salon des Tuileries, 1951, no. 271 (titled Le jardin a Paris); Musee de St. Tropez, L'Annonciade and Lausanne, Musee cantonal des Beaux-Arts, Edouard Vuillard: La porte entrebaillee, July 2000-January 2001, p. 172, no. 33 (illustrated in color, p. 102, pl. 24; with incorrect dimensions and support); Washington, D.C., National Gallery of Art; Musee des beaux-arts de Montreal; Paris, Galeries nationales du Grand Palais and London, Royal Academy of Arts, Edouard Vuillard, January 2003-April 2004, pp. 120 and 122, no. 64 (illustrated in color, p. 121).