oil and charcoal on panel
25.98 in. (66.00 cm.) (height) by 19.29 in. (49.00 cm.) (width)
signed and dated '-2-II-XXX Picasso' (lower left)
New York, Valentine Gallery, Abstractions of Picasso, January 1931.
C. Zervos, Pablo Picasso, vol. 7, Oeuvres de 1926 à 1932, Paris, 1955, no. 302, n.p. (illustrated pl. 124).
Valentine Gallery, New York (no. 446). Morton Goldsmith, New York, by whom acquired from the above in May 1933. Pierre Matisse Gallery, New York, by 1940. Mrs Julia Bentley, Chicago; sale, Sotheby's, New York, 25 October 1972, lot 59. Acquavella Galleries, New York. Private collection, Europe, by whom acquired from the above in 1976. Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1994.