The artist and Christine Pearl Smith Peto (1869-1945), Island
Heights, N.J., 1892-1945
Descended in family to son-in-law and daughter, George Washington Smiley (1885-1953) and Helen Serril Peto Smiley (1893-1978), Island Heights, N.J., 1945-ca. 1967
[Carlen Galleries, Philadelphia, by 1967]
John D. Rockefeller 3rd and Blanchette Hooker Rockefeller. New York, 1967-1979
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John D. Rockefeller 3rd
Berkeley, Cali£, University Art Museum, The Reality of Appearance: The Trompe l'OEil Tradition in American Painting, 1970, exh. no. 60
San Francisco 1976, exh. no. 88
Tokyo 1982, exh. no 47
Washington, D. C., National Gallery of Art, Important Information.
Inside: The Art of John F. Peto and the Idea of StillLife Painting in
NineteenthCentury America, 1983, no exh. no.