Jack Butler Yeats, R.H.A.
THE CHILD OF THE SEA
Sold by the artist to Leo Smith, August 1949
Dawson Gallery, Dublin
Taylor Gallery, Dublin
Vincent Ferguson, Dublin
Sale, Sotheby's London, 16 May 2002, lot 199
Hilary Pyle, Jack B. Yeats: A Catalogue Raisonné of the Oil Paintings, André Deutsch, London, 1992, p.808, no.891, illustrated;
T G Rosenthal and Hilary Pyle, The Art of Jack B. Yeats, André Deutsch, London, 1993, no.86, illustrated p.126.