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Paul Rosenberg, New York (5589).
Dr. and Mrs Russell Hauser, New York.
Anon. sale, Christie's New York, 3 November 1981, lot 66.
Galerie Beyeler, Basel.
Anon. sale, Drouot Paris, 24 March 1984, lot 52.
Private Collection, Switzerland.
Anon. sale, Sotheby's London, Post-War & Contemporary Art, 5 December 1985, lot 368.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
THE PROPERTY OF A EUROPEAN COLLECTOR
J. Dubourg and F. de Staël, Nicolas de Staël, catalogue raisonné des Peintures, Paris 1968, no. 826 (illustrated, p. 334). F. de Staël, Nicolas de Staël catalogue raisonné de l' oeuvre peint, Neuchâtel 1997, no. 897 (illustrated, p. 563).
New York, Paul Rosenberg and Co., Loan Exhibition of Paintings by Nicolas de Staël, October-November 1955, no. 25.
New York, Paul Rosenberg and Co., Loan Exhibition of Paintings by Nicolas de Staël, November 1963, no. 23.