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Private collection, acquired from the Artist in 1944.
Micheline Hendrickx-Delattre, Brussels.
Galerie Beyeler, Basel, by whom acquired from the above by 1983.
Ellen Kyriazi, London, by whom acquired from the above in 1984.
Acquired from the above by the present owner circa 1985.
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D. Silvester (ed.), René Magritte, Catalogue raisonné, vol. IV, Gouaches, Temperas, Watercolours and Papiers Collés 1918-1967,
London, 1994, no. 1185 (illustrated p. 57).
Humlebaek, René Magritte, Louisiana Museum, September - January 1984, no. 68 (illustrated); this exhibition later travelled to Hovikodden, Kunstsentret, Sonja Henies og Niels Onstads Stiftelser, January - March, no. 55.