On verso, by unknown hand, upper left in graphite: New York, Harlem. W.P.A. / neg. in Mus. of City of N.Y. / #P3852-31 / E; lower right, black ink stamp with graphite addition: Please Credit / Sid GrossMAN (handwritten) / Sid Grossman
Estate of the artist; Private collection, Bethesda, MD; gift to NGA, 2007.