Inscribed studio number ED 840 lower left
Previously with Aitken Dott & Son, Edinburgh.
Their sale, Bonhams, Edinburgh, 16 September 2015, lot 68
Seen pictured in a studio photograph, image courtesy of Oscar Marzaroli
The two children depicted in this pastel are from the Samson family, who lived near Eardley's studio in the Townhead area of Glasgow. They feature in many of her artworks.