in graphite, lower left: 1/2 FIRST ELEMENT / 6TH + FINAL STATE / JJ '95 / [in another hand] 8-11-95; lower right: [in another hand] 6TH STATE (FINAL)
Acquired by NGA in 2010 directly from the artist.
- Field, Richard. The Prints of Jasper Johns 1960-1993. New York: Universal Limited Art Editions: 1994.