Buchholz Gallery (Curt Valentin), New York.
Acquired from the above by the late owner, September 1949.
The Marino Marini Foundation has confirmed the authenticity of this work.
Please note this work was conceived and cast in 1943.
Property from the Estate of Rita K. Hillman
The Currier Gallery of Art Bulletin, Manchester, New Hampshire, December 1953.
H. Read, P. Waldberg and G. di San Lazzaro, Marino Marini: Complete Works, New York, 1970, p. 341, no 140.1.
S. Hunter, Marino Marini: The Sculpture, New York, 1993, p. 223 (another cast illustrated, p. 159; titled Small Pomona).
E. Braun, et al., Manet to Matisse, The Hillman Family Collection, Seattle and London, 1994, p. 102, no. 30 (illustrated in color, p. 103).
New York, Buchholz Gallery, Marino Marini, Feburary-March 1950, no. 5.
Wilmington, Delaware Art Center; Manchester, New Hampshire, The Currier Gallery of Art; Baltimore Museum of Art and Akron Art Institute, Mario Sironi--Marino Marini, October 1953-March 1954.