below image, at left, in graphite: MKaus 1924 / Für Heinr. Ehmsen / herzl. / V. M. u. B Kaus; below image, at right, in graphite, by later hand: KH
Gift by the artist to Heinrich Ehmsen, Berlin [1886-1964] (not in Lugt). Ruth Kainen, Washington, D.C. (not in Lugt); Gift to NGA, 2012.