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Giorgio de Chirico, Paris and Ferrara.
By 1919, Paul Guillaume (1891-1934), Paris, probably acquired from the artist.
1919 - ?, André Level, Paris (Galerie Percier), purchased from Paul Guillaume.
? - July 24, 1939, Galerie Renou et Colle, Paris.
July 24, 1939 - December 30, 1940, Pierre Matisse Gallery (stock no. 895), New York, purchased from/through Galerie Renou et Colle.
December 30, 1940 - 1957, James Thrall Soby (1906-1979), New Canaan and New York, acquired by exchange from Pierre Matisse Gallery.
1957, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, acquired as gift from James Thrall Soby.
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