Signed by artist, lower right on sheet in black ink: Allen Ginsberg; artist inscription, across bottom under image: Fond Kiki William's friend, W.S. Burroughs, Chris Wanklin at another table in T-shirt, Soco Chico Tanger Maroc circa mid-fifties, negative in my archives.; on verso, by unknown hand, upper center in graphite: 13/127; by unknown hand, center in graphite: 1950? / 13/127
Allen Ginsberg Estate; Ellen and Gary Davis, Greenwich, CT (through Howard Greenberg Gallery, New York); gift to NGA, 2008.