Provenance: Collection of Artur Gorvatt (inscription on the reverse).
Authenticity of the work has been confirmed by A. Pensler, co-author of Abraham Manievich, New York, YIVO Institute for Jewish Research; Manchester, Hudson Hills Press, 2011.
Exhibited: Possibly, Vystavka kartin A.A. Manevicha, City Museum of Antiques and Arts, Kiev, 1909–1910. Exposition Manievitch, Galerie Durand-Ruel, Paris, 16 February–15 March 1913.
Literature: Possibly, exhibition catalogue, Katalog vystavki kartin A.A. Manevicha, Kiev, 1909–1910, Nos. 5, 19 or 25. Exhibition catalogue, Catalogue des Peintures de Abraham Manievitch, Paris, Galerie Durand-Ruel, 1913, No. 33, listed.
A. Pensler and M. Ginsberg, Abraham Manievich, New York, YIVO Institute for Jewish Research; Manchester, Hudson Hills Press, 2011, p. 67, pl. 8, illustrated.