VAT rate of 5% is payable on hammer price and at 15% on the buyer's premium
Acquired in Paris in the 1920s; sale, Christie's, London, 20 May 1998, lot 15.
Anonymous sale, Tajan, Paris, 4 August 1998, lot 28.
Acquired at the above sale; sale, Christie's, Paris, 1 December 2006, lot 336.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
S. Buisson & D. Buisson, La vie et l'oeuvre de Léonard-Tsuguharu Foujita, Paris, 1987, no. 18.46 (illustrated p. 354; measurements incorrect).