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The Copley Galleries, Beverly Hills.
Mr and Mrs Albert Lewin, New York; sale, Sotheby's, New York, 20 October 1966, lot 77.
Stephen Hahn Gallery, New York, by whom acquired at the above sale.
Richard Feigen Gallery, Chicago, by whom acquired at the above sale.
Brook Street Gallery, London.
Private collection, London, by whom acquired from the above, sale, Sotheby's, London, 27 june 2001, lot 165.
W. Spies & G. Metken, Max Ernst Werke 1939-1953, Cologne, 1987, no. 2444 (illustrated p.74).
New York, Julien Levy Gallery, Max Ernst, April - May 1944, no. 7.
New York, Museum of Modern Art, Fantastic Landscape, 1954-1956 (travelling exhibition).
London, The Mayor Gallery, Max Ernst, April 1959, no. 11.