VAT rate of 5% is payable on hammer price and at 20% on the buyer's premium.
Anonymous sale, Hôtel Drouot, 18 June, 1925, lot 28.
Henri Kapferer, Paris, by whom probably acquired at the above sale.
Entrusted for safe-keeping to the Musées nationaux, Câteau de Brissac on 19 September 1939.
Confiscated by the Einsatzstab Reichsleiter Rosenberg and transferred to the Jeau de Paume, Paris on 14 August 1941 (ERR no. KAP 5).
Restituted to Henri Kapferer by the Commision de la Récuperation Artistique on 17 October 1945.
Perls Galleries, New York.
Mr & Mrs Peter A. Rübel, Connecticut & New York, by whom acquired from the above in 1953.
The Museum of Modern Art, New York, a gift from the above in 1953.
Property from The Museum of Modern Art, New York, Sold to Benefit the Acquisitions Fund
M. Laffaille, Raoul Dufy, Catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre peint, vol. I, Geneva, 1972, no. 320 (illustrated p. 265).
Nassau County Museum of Art, Roslyn Harbour, New York, Normandy and its Artist's, a 50th Anniversary, June - September 1994 (illustrated p. 24).
West Palm Beach, Norton Museum of Art, Raoul Dufy, Last of the Fauves, March - June 1999, no. 18 (illustrated p. 29).