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The artist's estate.
Karl Gutbrod, Cologne, a gift from the artist's family on 23 March 1957, and thence by descent to the present owners.
PROPERTY FROM A EUROPEAN PRIVATE COLLECTION
C. Weiler, Alexej Jawlensky: Köpfe, Gesichte, Meditationen, Hanau, 1970, no. 833.
M. Jawlensky, L. Pieroni-Jawlensky & A. Jawlensky, Alexej von Jawlensky, Catalogue Raisonné of the Oil Paintings, vol. III, 1934-1937, London, 1993, no. 1935 (illustrated p. 244).