This work is included in the Provenance Research Project, which investigates the ownership history of works in MoMA's collection.
? - 1949, Pierre Matisse Gallery, New York, acquired from the artist.
March - April 1949, Oliver Jennings, purchased from Pierre Matisse Gallery Pierre.
April 1949, Pierre Matisse Gallery, New York, received back from Oliver Jennings.
1949 - 1982, Mr. and Mrs. John Hay Whitney (1904-1982), New York, purchased from Pierre Matisse Gallery.
1983, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, acquired as gift from the Estate of John Hay Whitney.
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