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Galerie Lutz, Berlin and/or Sam Salz, Cologne, acquired from the artist.
By April 1932 - May 31, 1934, Galerie Matthiesen GmbH (no. 276), Berlin.
May 31, 1934 - August 15, 1935, Dresdner Bank, Berlin, acquired in exchange for debt reduction from Galerie Matthiesen GmbH.
August 15, 1935 - September 18, 1936, Prussian State, purchased from the Dresdner Bank and transferred to the Nationalgalerie, Berlin.
September 18, 1936 - 1945, Kurt Feldhäusser (1905-1945), Berlin and Kirchberg, acquired in exchange from the Nationalgalerie.
1945 - 1949, Marie Luise Feldhaeusser (1876-1967), Kirchberg and Brooklyn, inherited from Kurt Feldhäusser.
1949, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, purchased from Marie Luise Feldhaeusser through E. Weyhe Gallery, New York.
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