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Galerie Louise Leiris, Paris (no. 09243).
Galerie Max Kaganovitch, Paris.
Acquired from the above by the family of the previous owner in 1966; sale, Sotheby's, London, 25 June 2002, lot 191.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
C. Zervos, Pablo Picasso, Oeuvres de 1959 à 1961, vol. 19, Paris, 1968, no. 48 (illustrated p. 12).
The Picasso Project (ed.), Picasso's Paintings, Watercolors, Drawings and Sculpture, The Fifties II, 1956-1959, San Francisco, 2000, no. 59-278 (illustrated p. 356).
Paris, Galerie Louise Leiris, Pablo Picasso, Dessins 1959-1960, November - December 1960, no. 12 (illustrated).
Paris, Galerie Max Kaganovitch, Dessins, aquarelles, sculptures, tableaux des XIXe et XXe siècles, May - June 1966, no. 78.