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From the artist;
by descent to his family;
acquired by present owner, Christian Bouqueret, 1999.
Bouqueret is a known Ubac scholar and author of the 2000 catalogue raisonné.
'Corpus Delicti', Krauss & Livingston, L'Amour Fou, Abbeville, 1985, pp.71-73, for other images in the series; Bouqueret (ed.), Raoul Ubac Photographie, Léo Scheer, 2000, pp.92-93, no.80; Begierde im Blick Surrealistische Photographie, Hamburg Kunsthalle, 2005, p.129.