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The artist's studio (no. 41).
Private collection, London, by whom acquired directly from the above in June 1953, and thence by descent to the present owner.
PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION
G. Bauquier, Fernand Léger, Catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre peint, 1932-1937, Paris, 1996, no. 841 (illustrated p. 93).
Eastbourne, The Towner Art Gallery, The Margulies Collection, 1960 - 1961, no. 49; this exhibition later travelled to Southampton, Southampton Art Gallery, Cardiff, The National Museum of Wales, Aberdeen, The Art Gallery, Kelvingrove, Glasgow, The Art Gallery & Museum, Kingston upon Hull, Ferens Art Gallery, Birmingham, City Museum & Art Gallery and Liverpool, Walker Art Gallery.