Inscription

lower left in graphite: max ernst

Provenance

Simone Breton-Collinet, Paris, 1948. Henry M. Roland, London. (Salis & Vertes, Salzburg); Mr. and Mrs. James T. Dyke, Little Rock; gift to NGA, 2006.

Exhibition History
1962
Modern Works from the Collection of Dr. Henry M. Roland, City of Manchester Art Gallery, 1962, no. 33.
1969
Max Ernst: Malningar, collage, frottage, teckningar..., Moderna Museet Stockholm, 1969, no. 146.
1970
Max Ernst: Gemälde, Plastiken, Collagen, Frottagen, Bücher..., Stuttgart, 1970, no. 189.
1975
Max Ernst, Galeries nationales du Grand-Palais, Paris, 1975: no. 132.
1979
Max Ernst, Haus der Kunst, Munich, Nationalgalerie Berlin, 1979: no. 100.
2008
Medieval to Modern: Recent Acquisitions of Drawings, Prints, and Illustrated Books, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 2008, no. 174.
2008
"Medieval to Modern: Recent Acquisitions of Drawings, Prints, and Illustrated Books", National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, 2008.
Bibliography
1975
Quinn, Edward. Max Ernst. New York, 1975: no. 136.