Jean and Henry Dauberville. Bonnard: Catalogue raisonné de l'œuvre peint. Vol. 2, 1906–1919. Paris, 1968, p. 153, no. 543, ill., as "Verdure" or "Le Balcon (Au Grand-Lemps, Isère)".
Gloria Groom in Cézanne to Picasso: Ambroise Vollard, Patron of the Avant-Garde. Ed. Rebecca A. Rabinow. Exh. cat., The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 2006, p. 99 n. 65, states that Vollard purchased this work directly from Bernstein.
Sabine Rewald in The Masterpieces of French Painting from The Metropolitan Museum of Art: 1800–1920. Exh. cat., Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. New York, 2007, pp. 162, 180, no. 120, ill. (color and bw), identifies the scene as the Bonnard family estate in Le Grand-Lemps, a small town in the Isère region northwest of Grenoble, and the children as those of Bonnard's sister Andrée and her husband, Claude Terrasse.
Sabine Rewald in Masterpieces of European Painting, 1800–1920, in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 2007, pp. 192, 214, no. 177, ill. (color and bw).