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Boris, Paris, a gift from the artist on 25 June 1934.
Galleria Brerarte, Milan (no. 789).
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN
G. Briganti, De Pisis, gli anni di Parigi 1925-1939, Milan, 1987, p. 96 (illustrated).
G. Briganti, De Pisis Catalogo generale, vol. I, Opere 1908-1938, Milan, 1991, no. 1926/125 (illustrated p. 131; with incorrect mention of the dedication).
Campione d'Italia, Galleria Civica, Filippo de Pisis, Nature morte, April - May 1996, no. 48-49.
Tokyo, Seiji Togo Memorial Yasuda Kasai Museum of Art, Italian Still Life Painting, April - May 2001, no. 59 (illustrated p. 97); this exhibition later travelled to Niigata City, Art Museum,
Hokkaido, Hakodate Museum of Art, Toyama, Shimin Plaza Art Gallery, Ashikaga, Museum of Art and Yamagata, Museum of Art.
Ravensburg, Schloß Achberg, Natura morta italiana: Italienische Stilleben aus vier Jahrhunderten, April - October 2003, no. 91.