Samuel Lewisohn, New York, acquired from the above.
By descent to the late owners.
Property from an East Coast Estate
Survey Graphic, vol. 31, 1942, p. 276, illustrated.
Y. Kuniyoshi, Yasuo Kuniyoshi, New York, 1945, n.p., illustrated.
"The Art Galleries; A Kuniyoshi Retrospective," The New Yorker, vol. 24, 1948, p. 72.
Fukutake Publishing, Yasuo Kuniyoshi, Okayama, Japan, 1991, pp. 71, 213, no. 69, illustrated.
The Shores of a Dream: Yasuo Kuniyoshi's Early Work in America, exhibition catalogue, Fort Worth, Texas, 1996, pp. 46, 60, illustrated.
G. Levin, "Between Two Worlds: Folk Culture, Identity, and the American Art of Yasuo Kuniyoshi," Archives of American Art Journal, vol. 43, no. 3/4, 2003, p. 9.
New York, The Downtown Gallery, Kuniyoshi Retrospective Loan Exhibition, 1921-1941, May 5-29, 1942, no. 1, cover illustration.
London, The Tate Gallery, American Painting from the Eighteenth Century to the Present Day, June-July 1946.
New York, Whitney Museum of American Art, Yasuo Kuniyoshi: Retrospective Exhibition, March 27-May 9, 1948, no. 2.
Minneapolis, Minnesota, The Walker Art Center, Pictures for the Home: An Exhibition at the Walker Art Center of 44 Contemporary American Paintings Assembled from Museums, Galleries, and Private Collections Throughout the Country, May 21-July 2, 1950.
New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, The Lewisohn Collection: A Catalogue of the Paintings, Water Colors and Drawings, Prints, and Sculpture Shown in a Special Exhibition, November 2-December 2, 1951, pp. 14, 73, no. 45, illustrated.
Boston, Massachusetts, Boston University Art Gallery, Retrospective Exhibition: Yasuo Kuniyoshi, February 24-March 18, 1961, no. 3.
Austin, Texas, University of Texas at Austin, University Art Museum; Madison, Wisconsin, University of Wisconsin, Elvehjem Art Center; Athens, Georgia, University of Georgia, Georgia Museum of Art; Tokyo, Japan, Bridgestone Museum; Nagoya, Japan, Prefectural Museum of Aichi; Kobe, Japan, Hyogo Prefectural Museum; Windsor, Canada, The Art Gallery of Windsor, Yasuo Kuniyoshi, 1889-1953: A Retrospective Exhibition, February 9, 1975-February 8, 1976.