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Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner before 1970.
THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE BELGIAN COLLECTOR
Brussels, Musées Royaux des Beaux Arts, Paul Delvaux 1897-1994 March - July 1997, no. 216 (illustrated p. 279).