on verso, by unknown hand, upper right in graphite: A. 1562 / 23,5 x 30,5; center in black ink: A. 1562 [underlined]; stamped, center in square in blue ink: BRASSAÏ / 81, Rue du Faub.-St-Jacques / PARIS-XIVe - PORt-Royal 23-41; by unknown hand, lower left in graphite: B 1[?][o?]68-c; stamped, lower right in black ink: SUCCESSION / BRASSAÏ / ESTATE; lower right underlined in black ink: Page 95; lower right circled and crossed out: Page 116
Brassaï, bequeathed to his wife, Gilberte, Paris; Madame Gilberte Brassaï Estate, Paris; gift to NGA, 2013.