VAT rate of 5% is payable on hammer price and at 15% on the buyer's premium
Junyer Vidal, Barcelona.
Anonymous sale, Galerie Motte, Geneva, 18 November 1961, lot 186.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED EUROPEAN COLLECTION
A. Cirici Pellicer, Picasso antes de Picasso, Barcelona, 1946, no. 179 (illustrated).
(Probably) C. Zervos, Pablo Picasso, vol. 6, Supplément aux volumes 1 à 5, Paris, 1954, no. 480 (illustrated. The reproduced photograph is of poor quality. It shows an old signature at the lower left, now faded).
J. Palau i Fabre, Picasso Vivo (1881-1907), Barcelona, 1980, no. 956 (illustrated; the signature described as being posthumous).
London, O'Hana Gallery, Summer Exhibition of Paintings and Sculpture of the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries, June - September 1963, no. 27.
Geneva, Musée de l'Athénée, Exposition Picasso, July - September 1963, no. 7 (illustrated).