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Alphonse Kann, Saint-Germain-en-Laye, from whom confiscated by the National Socialists in 1940.
Deposited with the Musée national d'Art moderne, Paris, by L'Office des biens privés (Office of Private Properties; inv. no. RIP) in 1949.
Restituted to the heirs of Alphonse Kann in July 1997.
Acquired from the above; sale, Christie's, New York, 9 November 1999, lot 516.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN
J. Golding, Cubism, London, 1959, p. 150.
B. Dorival, The School of Paris in the Musée d'Art Moderne, New York, 1962, p. 148 (illustrated).
P. Alibert, Albert Gleizes, naissance et avenir du cubisme, Saint-Etienne, 1982, pp. 13, 40 and 70 (illustrated).
A. de la Beaumelle & N. Pouillon (eds.), La collection du Musée National d'Art Moderne, Paris, 1986, pp. 247-248 (illustrated p. 247).
H. Feliciano, The Lost Museum: The Nazi Conspiracy to Steal the World's Greatest Works of Art, New York, 1997, p. 225 (illustrated p. C15).
A. Varichon, Albert Gleizes: Catalogue raisonné, vol. I, Paris, 1998, no. 369, p. 135 (illustrated).
D. Cottington, Cubism in the Shadow of the War - the avant-garde and politics in Paris, 1905-1914, New Haven & London, 1998, p. 112 (illustrated).
Brussels, Salon des Indépendants: Delaunay, Gleizes, Léger, Le Fauconnier, June - July 1911, no. 88 (titled 'Le chemin').
Barcelona, Galeries Dalmau, Exposicio d'art cubista, April - May 1912, no. 16.
Paris, Galerie La Boétie (Helen Serger), La Section d'Or, October 1912, no. 39 (titled 'Meudon').
London, Tate Gallery, Autour du cubisme, July - September 1956, no. 7; this exhibition later travelled to Birmingham, City Art Gallery.
Boston, Institute of Contemporary Art, Paintings from the Musée national d'Art moderne, October 1957 - April 1958, no. 17 (illustrated); this exhibition later travelled to Columbus, Ohio, Gallery of Fine Arts; Pittsburg, Carnegie Institute and Minneapolis, Walker Art Center.
New York, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, Albert Gleizes, 1881-1953, A Retrospective Exhibition, September - October 1964, no. 23 (illustrated); this exhibition later travelled to Paris, Musée national d'Art moderne, December 1964 - January 1965, no. 9 and Dortmund, Museum am Ostwall, March - April 1965, no. 9 (titled 'Paysage, Meudon').
Créteil, Hall d'exposition, L'abbaye à Créteil, October 1971, no. 35.
Milan, Palazzo Reale, Boccioni e il suo tempo, December 1973 - February 1974, no. 147 (illustrated).
Aix-en-Provence, Atelier Paul Cézanne, Pages Cézanniennes: Albert Gleizes, August - October 1986, n.n..
Edinburgh, National Gallery of Scotland, Monet to Matisse: Landscape in France, 1874-1914, August - October 1994, no. 10 (illustrated pp. 84 and 160).
Barcelona, Museu Picasso, Albert Gleizes: el cubisme en majestat, March - August 2001, no. 31; this exhibition later travelled to Lyon, Musée des Beaux-Arts, September - December 2001 (illustrated p. 44, titled 'Le Chemin, Meudon').