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Earle Ludgin, Chicago.
Jeffrey H. Loria & Co., Inc., New York.
Franz Armin Morat, Freiburg im Breisgau, by 1976.
Mrs Charlotte Morat, Geneva; sale, Sotheby's, London, 27 June 1989, lot 66.
Private collection, Milan, by 1990.
Private collection, Verona, by 1999.
Please note that this work has been requested for inclusion in the forthcoming Giorgio Morandi exhibition due to take place at the Center for Italian Modern Art (CIMA) in New York from October to June 2016.
PROPERTY FROM AN IMPORTANT PRIVATE ITALIAN COLLECTION
L. Vitali, Morandi, Catalogo generale, vol. I, 1913-1947, Milan, 1977, no. 246 (illustrated).
F. A. Morat, Giorgio Morandi, Ölbilder, Aquarelle, Zeichnungen, Radierungen, Freiburg im Breisgau, 1979, no. 1, p. 28 (illustrated p. 7).
C. Brandi, F. A. Morat & G. Testori, Giorgio Morandi, Freiburg im Breisgau, 1984, no. 3, p. 23.
Pittsburgh, Carnegie Institute, The 1939 International Exhibition of Paintings, October - December 1939, no. 303.
Freiburg im Breisgau, Sammlung F. A. Morat, Giorgio Morandi, Ölbilder, Aquarelle, Zeichnungen, Radierungen, July 1979, no. 1, p. 28 (illustrated p. 7).
Munich, Haus der Kunst, Giorgio Morandi. Ölbilder, Aquarelle, Zeichnungen, Radierungen, July - September 1981, no. 25, p. 242 (illustrated on the cover & pl. 25).
San Francisco, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, Giorgio Morandi, September - November 1981, no. 20, p. 169 (illustrated p. 100); this exhibition later travelled to New York, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, November 1981 - January 1982, and Des Moines, Iowa, Des Moines Art Center, February - March 1982.
Nijmegen, Nijmeegs Museum - Commanderie van St. Jan, Giorgio Morandi 1890-1964. Schilderijen, Aquarellen, Tekeningen en Etsen, April - May 1982, no. 1.
Freiburg im Breisgau, Morat-Institut fu¨r Kunst und Kunstwissenschaft, Giorgio Morandi, 1984, no. 3, p. 23.
Kamakura, The Museum of Modern Art, Giorgio Morandi, November - December 1989, no. 31, p. 55 (illustrated); this exhibition later travelled to Okada, Mie Prefectural Art Museum, January - February 1990, Fukuyama, Museum of Art, February - March 1990, Tokyo, Yurakucho Art Forum, March - April 1990, and Kyoto, The National Museum of Modern Art, April - May 1990.
Bologna, Galleria Comunale d’Arte Moderna “Giorgio Morandi”, Giorgio Morandi. Mostra del Centenario, May - September 1990, no. 61, p. 408 (illustrated p. 127).
Paris, Galerie Claude Bernard, Giorgio Morandi. Peintures et aquarelles, March - May 1992, no. 10, pp. 32 & 82 (illustrated p. 33).
Brussels, Le Botanique, Giorgio Morandi. Artista d’Europa, June - August 1992, no. 26, p. 158 (illustrated p. 62).
Madrid, Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza, Morandi, exposición antológica, June - September 1999, no. 25, p. 123 (illustrated); this exhibition later travelled to Valencia, IVAM. Centre Julio González, September - December 1999.
Wuppertal, Von der Heydt-Museum, Giorgio Morandi. Natura Morta 1914-1964, January - March 2004, (illustrated pp. 90 & 93; incorrectly dated ‘1938’).
Washington, The Phillips Collection, Morandi: Master of Modern Still Life, February - May 2009 (illustrated p. 79).