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Jacques Rodrigues-Henriques, Paris.
Jean Menzel, New York; sale, Sotheby's, New York, 17 December 1969, lot 18.
A private Baltimore collection, by whom acquired at the above; sale, Christie's, New York, 5 May 2004, lot 101.
Private collection, London, by whom acquired at the above sale, and thence by descent to the present owner.
THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR
New York, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York Collects, July - September 1968, no. 24, p. 54 (incorrectly titled 'Tomalo').