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Douglas Cooper, London and Argilliers; his sale, Christie's, New York, 11 May 1992, lot 6.
Acquired at the above sale by Leslie Waddington.
Please note that this work was cast between 1910 and 1939, and in an edition of at least 7 not 3, as stated in the catalogue.
C. Zervos, Pablo Picasso, vol. 2, oeuvres de 1912 à 1917, Paris, 1942, no. 574 (another cast illustrated, pl. 266).
Brassaï & D.H. Kahnweiler, Les Sculptures de Picasso, Paris, 1949 (another cast illustrated, pl. 3).
W. Boeck & J. Sabartés, Picasso, London, 1961, no. 79, p. 489 (illustrated p. 433).
W. Spies, Picasso Sculpture, London, 1971, p. 40, no. 12, p. 301 (another cast illustrated p. 40).
M.L. Besnard Bernadec, M. Ricket & H. Seckel, Musée Picasso, catalogue sommaire des collections, Paris, 1985, no. 278, p. 151 (another cast illustrated).
W. Spies & C. Piot, Picasso, The Sculptures, Stuttgart, 2000, p. 394, no. 12 (another cast illustrated, pp. 41 and 346).
London, The Waddington Galleries, Sculpture, November - December 1970 (another cast illustrated).