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Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Robins Jr., Darien CT.
A gift from the above to the present owner, in 1960.
Property from The Museum of Modern Art, sold to benefit the Acquisitions Fund
A. Tàpies, Un Vijaje a la Luna en el Siglo II- Luciano de Samasata, 1954.
A. Agustí, Tàpies: The Complete Works Volume I: 1943-1960, Barcelona 1990, no. 417 (illustrated, p. 190).
Barcelona, Galeries Laietanes, Antoni Tàpies, 1952, no. 9.
Madrid, Primera Bienal Hispano Americana de Arte, 1952, no. 59.
Pittsburgh, Carnegie Institute, The 1952 Pittsburgh International Exhibition of Contemporary Painting, 1952, no. 270.
New York, Martha Jackson Gallery, Antoni Tàpies, 1953, no. 19.