Commissioned by the sitter, Mrs Payne Whitney, New York, and by descent to Flora Whitney Miller; Her sale; Sotheby's, New York, 1987, attributed to James Pryde, sale not traced; with Fine Art Society, London, attributed to James Pryde, where purchased by the present owner in 1993
Exhibition History :
London, The Fine Art Society, James Pryde, Spring 1988, no. 44, n.p., attributed to James Pryde; London, Redfern Gallery, An Exhibition of Paintings and Drawings by James Pryde 1866-1941, September - October 1988, no. 6, n.p., attributed to James Pryde, as 'The Convalescent'; Edinburgh, National Gallery of Scotland, James Pryde 1866-1941, August - October 1992, no. 47, pp. 98-99, illustrated, attributed to James Pryde as, 'The Convalescent'