Galerie Louise Leiris (Daniel-Henry Kahnweiler), Paris.
Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York (acquired from the above, September 1955).
Marlborough Gallery, Inc., New York (acquired from the above).
Acquired from the above by the present owner, circa 1971.
E. Tériade, ed., "Suite de 180 dessins de Picasso, 28 novembre 1953 au 3 février 1954," Verve, vol. VIII, nos. 29-30, fall 1954 (illustrated prior to signature).
E. Tériade, M. Leiris, and R. West, intro., A Suite of 180 Drawings by Picasso, Picasso and the Human Comedy, New York, 1954 (illustrated prior to signature).
C. Zervos, Pablo Picasso, Paris, 1965, vol. 16, no. 186 (illustrated, pl. 62).
L. Boltin and W.S. Lieberman, The Nelson A. Rockefeller Collection, Masterpieces of Modern Art, New York, 1981, p. 113 (illustrated).
New York, The Museum of Modern Art and The Art Institute of Chicago, Picasso, 75th Anniversary Exhibition, May-December 1957, p. 106 (illustrated).
Philadelphia Museum of Art, Picasso, January-February 1958, p. 24, no. 239 (illustrated).
New York, The Museum of Modern Art, Twentieth-Century Art from the Nelson Aldrich Rockefeller Collection, May-September 1969, p. 135.
London, Marlborough Fine Art, Ltd., Moore, Picasso, Sutherland, Drawings, Watercolours, Gouaches, March-April 1970, p. 85, no. 39 (illustrated, p. 43).
New York, Marlborough Gallery, Inc., Homage to Picasso for his 90th Birthday, October 1971, p. 78, no. 68 (illustrated).
London, Marlborough Fine Art, Ltd., XX Century Drawings and Watercolours, September-October 1974, p. 44, no. 104 (illustrated, p. 94).