on verso, by Standard Oil Co. (N.J.), top right corner in black ink: 53183; by Standard Oil Co. (N.J.), center typed on adhered paper: Parks New England Sept.'47 / 53183 East Dorset, Vermont. Section of a barn's hayloft.; center in graphite underlined: 53183; center stamped in red ink: PLEASE CREDIT / STANDARD OIL CO. (N.J.) / PHOTO BY PARKS; bottom right corner stamped in red ink: PLEASE RETURN UNUSED PHOTOS TO / STANDARD OIL CO., (N.J.) / PUBLIC RELATIONS DEPT. / [?] ROCKEFELLER PLAZA / NEW YORK
Gordon Parks, New York; gift to the Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, 1999; acquired by NGA, 2015.