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Galerie Bernheim-Jeune, Paris. Purchased from Matisse, May 25-26, 1915
Léonce Rosenberg, Paris. Purchased from Bernheim-Jeune, May 26, 1915 –
Jacques Doucet, Paris. Purchased through Paul Guillaume, advised by André Breton, end 1923 - 1929
Mrs. Jacques Doucet, Paris. 1929 - 1939
Cesar M. de Hauke, New York. Purchased from Madame Doucet, 1939 – 1947
Pierre Matisse Gallery, New York. 1948
Mr. and Mrs. Samuel A. Marx, Chicago; then Florene May Schoenborn (Samuel A. Marx's widow, later Mrs. Wolfgang Schoenborn). Purchased from Pierre Matisse, November 15, 1948 - 1964
The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Gift and bequest of Florene M. Schoenborn and Samuel A. Marx, 1964
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