lower left: Milton Avery 1961; center reverse: "Tirza" (_sic_) / by / Milton Avery / 22 x 28 / 1961
John Henry Berne, Warrenton, Virginia; gift 23 December 1965 to the Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington; acquired 2015 by the National Gallery of Art.
- 15 American Artists from the Corcoran: an Exhibition of American 20th C. Works from the Permanent Collection of the Corcoran Gallery of Art, London Art Gallery, Ontario, 4 April - 6 May 1975, no. 10, repro.
- Phillips, Dorothy W. A Catalogue of the Collection of American Paintings in the Corcoran Gallery of Art, Vol. 2: Painters born from 1850 to 1910. Washington, 1973: 140.