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A gift from the artist to the family of the present owner in the 1960s.
W. Spies & C. Piot, 'Werkverzeichnis der Skulpturen', in exh. cat. Pablo Picasso: Das Plastische Werk, Berlin, 1983, no. 625, p. 402 (one of the two casts illustrated p. 369).
W. Spies & C. Piot, 'Catalogue raisonné des sculptures', in exh. cat. Picasso Sculpteur, Centre National d'Art et de Culture Georges Pompidou, Paris, 2000, no. 625, p. 421 (one of the two casts illustrated p. 390).
The Picasso Project (ed.), Picasso's Paintings, Watercolours, Drawings and Sculpture: A Comprehensive Illustrated Catalogue 1885-1973: The Sixties I, 1960-1963, San Francisco, 2002, no. 61-263 (one of the two casts illustrated p. 192).