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Galerie Stadler, Paris.
Galerie Beyeler, Basel.
Acquired from the above by the present owner in the 1960s.
PROPERTY FROM AN IMPORTANT PRIVATE SWISS COLLECTION
M. Tapié, Antonio Tàpies, Barcelona 1959, pl. 47 (illustrated in colour).
A. Agustí, Tàpies The Complete Works: 1943-1960, vol. I, Barcelona 1988, no. 739 (illustrated, p. 383).
Basel, Galerie Beyeler, Panorama, March-April 1961, no. 3.
Hanover, Kestner Gesellschaft, Antonio Tàpies, February-April 1962, no. 3. This exhibition later travelled to Zurich, Kunsthaus, April-June 1962.