upper right verso in pen and brown ink by unknown hand: Arshile Gorky 1934 / Collection: Jacob Kainen / received from the artist, 1934
Gift of the artist to Jacob Kainen, Washington, D.C., 1934. Joseph Solman, New York, c. 1960. (Allan Stone Gallery, New York). (Richard Gray Gallery, Chicago); Dorothy Rautbord, Chicago; (Christie's, New York, May 13, 1998, lot 115); (via Jem Hom Fine Art, Washington, D.C.); Ruth Cole Kainen, Washington, D.C.; bequest to NGA, 2012.
- Modern American Prints and Drawings from the Kainen Collection, National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, 2014-2015
- Kainen, Jacob. "Memories of Arshile Gorky." Arts Magazine 50, (1976): 96.