lower left in graphite: (5TH ELEMENT IN BLACK) 1ST STATE; lower right: J Johns '00; lower right verso: 1st STATE [in another hand]
Acquired by NGA in 2010 directly from the artist.
- Field, Richard S. The Prints of Jasper Johns, 1960-1993: A Catalogue Raisonné. West Islip, New York: Universal Limited Art Editions, 1994, no. 285.