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Collection Espace Marx, Lille.
Private collection, Europe, by 1979, and thence by descent to the present owners.
PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE EUROPEAN COLLECTION
France URSS, no. 142, July 1957, p. 33 (illustrated).
Picasso Project (ed.), Picasso's Paintings, Watercolors, Drawings and Sculpture, The Fifties II, 1956-1959, San Francisco, 2000, no. 56-258 (a), p. 85 (illustrated).
G. R. Utley, Picasso, The Communist Years, New Haven, 2000, p. 200 (reproduced as the journal illustration).
G. Gosselin, Picasso et la presse, Paris, 2000, no. 241, p. 163 (illustrated).