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 of the artist to Heinrich Ehmsen, Berlin. (Jörg Maass Kunsthandel, Berlin); Ruth Kainen, Washington, D.C., purchased November 15, 2005; Gift to NGA, 2012.