By 1888, Roussel and his first wife had three children. The three youngsters depicted in detail in the left of the plate, and shown facing the artist rather than the activities on the river, are probably his children Paul, Jeanne and Raphael.
|Image/Plate Size||8 x 12 cm|
|Provenance||Phillip Lyon Roussel|
|Collections||British Museum, Metropolitan Museum of Art, National Gallery of Art, Washington and Victoria and Albert Museum|