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Giorgio de Chirico, Paris and Ferrara.
[Paul Guillaume, Paris]
[By 1928, Galerie Surréaliste, Paris]
By 1933(?) - December 3, 1935, André Breton, Paris.
December 3, 1935 - 1979, James Thrall Soby (1906-1979), New Canaan and New York, purchased from André Breton through Pierre Matisse Gallery (consignment no. C.523, stock no. S.391), New York.
1979, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, acquired by bequest from James Thrall Soby.
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