William Stephen Marchant (1868-1925)
, London art dealer.
1921: with Colnaghi, London dealers (gallery records).
Date unknown: with Scott and Fowles, 665 5th Avenue, New York art dealers (label).
Date unknown: acquired by
Hunt Henderson (1869-1939)
, New Orleans;
1939: bequeathed to Tulane University, New Orleans;
1941: bought in April with 20 other works, through the Macdonald Gallery, New York, to
Grenville Lindell Winthrop (1864-1943)
1943: bequeathed to the Fogg Art Museum.
The early provenance is unknown.
Watercolours, Pastels, Drawings in Black and White, Sculptures and Bronzes By British and Foreign Artists Including A Selection of Works by H. B. Brabazon, and A Group of Works by the late James McNeill Whistler, W. Marchant & Co., Goupil Gallery, London, 1903 (cat. no. 16) as 'Study of Rosettes for Lady's Dress'.