Sonnabend Gallery, New York
Private collection, Athens
Anon. sale; Phillips, New York, 11 May 2006, lot 30
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner
R. Mahoney, "Miracle on W. Broadway," New York Press, New York, 9 November 1988, p. 15.
K. Levin, "The Evil of Banality," Village Voice, 20 December 1988, p. 115.
"Collaborations, Martin Kippenberger-Jeff Koons," Parkett, no. 19, p. 32 (illustrated).
A. Muthesius, Jeff Koons, Cologne, pp. 119 and 121, no. 21 (illustrated).
J. Koons, The Jeff Koons Handbook, New York, 1992, p. 159.
M. Spiegler, "How Many Buster Keatons Does it Take to Fill an Art Gallery," ArtNews, September 2004, p. 121 (illustrated).
H. W. Holzwarth, Jeff Koons, Köln, 2007, pp. 273-275 (illustrated in color).
H. Bourdeaux-Martin, "Profile-Dominique Levy," Whitewall, Winter 2008, p. 42 (illustrated in color).
Cologne, Galerie Max Hetzler; New York, Sonnabend Gallery and Chicago, Donald Young Gallery, Banality, November 1988.
Pittsburgh, Carnegie Museum of Art, The Carnegie International, November 1988-January 1989.
Los Angeles, Museum of Contemporary Art, A Forest of Signs: Art in the Crisis of Representation, May-August 1989.
Trento, Museum di Arte Moderna e Contemporanea di Trento e Rovereto, American Art of the Eighties, December 1991-March 1992, p. 60 (illustrated).
Minneapolis, Walker Art Center; Portland Art Museum; Paris, Musée national d'art moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou; Mexico City, Museo Rufino Tamayo and Miami Art Museum, Let's Entertain Life's Guilty Pleasures, February 2000-November 2001, p. 246, no. 4 (illustrated). Naples, Museo Archeologico Nazionale, Jeff Koons, June-September 2003, p. 71 (illustrated in color).
New York, C&M Arts, Jeff Koons: Highlights of Twenty-Five Years, April-June 2004, no. 5, n.p. (illustrated in color).
Oslo, Astrup Fearnley museet for moderne kunst, Jeff Koons: retrospektiv, September-December 2004, p. 89 (illustrated in color). Chicago, Museum of Contemporary Art, Jeff Koons, May-September 2008, p. 64 (another example illustrated).