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Théophile Briant, Paris, by 1928 (no. 10489).
Georges Hugnet, by 1962.
Anonymous sale, Couturier & Nicolay, Paris, 14 March 1975, lot 19.
Anonymous sale, Guy Loudmer, Paris, 2 December 1976, lot 40.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
Please note that this work is signed 'Francis Picabia' (lower right); titled and inscribed 'Barcelone Jeune fille au Paradis' (lower left)
PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE FRENCH COLLECTION
M. Sanouillet, Picabia, Paris, 1964 (illustrated p. 119).
W. Camfield, Francis Picabia: His Art, Life and Times, Princeton, 1979, no. 303, p. 231 (illustrated).
M.L. Borràs, Picabia, London, 1985, no. 500, p. 522 (illustrated fig. 677, p. 353).
Paris, Galerie Théophile Briant, Francis Picabia, October - November 1928, no. 2.
Marseille, Musée Cantini, Picabia, March - May 1962, no. 53.
Paris, Galeries nationales du Grand Palais, Francis Picabia, January - March 1976, no. 180 (illustrated p. 146).
Paris, Musée d'Art moderne de la Ville de Paris, Francis Picabia, singulier idéal, November 2002 - March 2003 (illustrated p. 237).