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Lady Howard de Walden.
Rev. Bryan R.S. Houghton, and by descent to the present owner.
Please note this lot is signed with monogram and dated 'L' (lower left). Please also note the present work is painted on paper laid on panel.
The lot is no. 95 in Pelizzari's book on the artist, and not no. 96 as stated in the catalogue.
N. Rasmo, Pietro Annigoni, Florence, 1961, no. 56.
U. Bellocchi, Pietro Annigoni, Bologna, 1976, p. 231.
A. Morucci, Maestro del realismo italiano contemporaneo, Bedizzole, 1981, p. 9.
L. Pelizzari, Pietro Annigoni Il periodo inglese: 1949-1971, Rome, 1991, pp. 157, 272, no. 96, fig. 198.
Rome, Palazzo della Quadriennale, VI Quadriennale Nazionale di Roma, 1951-1952, catalogue not traced.
Paris, Galerie Beaux Arts, Peintures et Desseins de Pietro Annigoni, December 1953, catalogue not traced.
London, Wildenstein, An Exhibition of Paintings and Drawings by Pietro Annigoni, April - May 1954, no. 17.