Fernand Léger, Paris; sale, Parke Bernet Galleries, New York, 11 December 1948, lot 81.
Mr. and Mrs. Harold Rome, New York.
Baron F. Rolin, Brussels.
Anon. sale, Palais Galliéra, Paris, 12 June 1974, lot 160.
Enrico Macias, Paris.
Jeffrey H. Loria & Co., Inc, New York (acquired from the above).
Acquired from the above by the present owner, 20 November 1997.
Please note the correct medium for this work is gouache, brush and India ink on paper laid down on board.
Property from a Private American Collection
R. Buck, E. Fry and C. Kotick, Fernand Léger, exh. cat., Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, 1982, p. 46 (illustrated).
P. Descargues, Léger, Paris, 1995, p. 147 (illustrated; illustrated again in color, p. 146).
Paris, Grand Palais des Champs-Elysées, Art contemporain, May-June 1963.
Jerusalem, Israel Museum, Fernand Léger: Oeuvres sur papier, April-June 1989, no. 93 (illustrated in color, p. 151).