Collection of the artist.
Josef von Sternberg, New York (1929); Estate sale, Sotheby Parke-Bernet, Inc., 22 November 1949, lot 54.
Acquired at the above sale by the late owners.
Property from the Collection of Professor and Mrs George Hamilton
H. Hildebrandt, Alexander Archipenko, 1923, pl. 14 (another cast illustrated).
A. Archipenko, Archipenko, Fifty Creative Years, 1908-1958, New York, 1960, pl. 146 (another cast illustrated).
A.E. Elsen, Origins of Modern Sculpture, Pioneers and Premises, New York, 1974, no. 53 (another cast illustrated).
D.H. Karshan, Archipenko, The Sculpture and Graphic Art, Tubingen, 1974, p. 109 (another cast illustrated).
K.J. Machaelsen, Archipenko, A Study of the Early Works 1908-1920, New York, 1977, pp. 70 and 71, no. S59 (larger version illustrated).
D.H. Karshan, Archipenko, Sculpture, Drawings, Prints, 1908-1963, Danville, 1985, p. 68, no. 28a (another cast illustrated, p. 76).
D.M. Reynolds, Masters of American Sculpture: The Figurative Tradition from the American Renaissance to the Millenium, New York, 1993, pp. 239-240 (another cast illustrated).
Hollywood, Braxton Galleries, 1929, no. 20.
The Los Angeles County Museum, The Collection of Josef von Sternberg, May-September 1943, no. 2.
Philadelphia Museum of Art, Fairmont Park Art Assocation; Art Institute of Chicago and New York, The Museum of Modern Art, Sculpture of the Twentieth Century, October 1952-September 1953, p. 40 (illustrated, p. 16).