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The artist's estate.
Edith 'Wantee' Thomas, London, by descent from the above, and thence by descent.
Private collection, England, as a gift from the above.
K. Orchard & I. Schulz, Kurt Schwitters, Catalogue Raisonné, vol. 3, 1937-1948, Hanover, 2006, no. 2647 (illustrated p. 253).
Kendal, Abbot Hall Art Gallery, Kurt Schwitters in England, January - February 1982, no. 2.
Sheffield, Mappin Art Gallery, Schwitters in Britain, May - June 1987; this exhibition later travelled to Kendal, Abbot Hall Art Gallery.
Newcastle upon Tyne, Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art & Hatton Gallery, No Socks, Kurt Schwitters and the Merzbarn, April - May 1999, no. 17.