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Inscription

lower center in graphite: Ray Johnson 1970; upper center verso in red ink: Top / Cervix Dollar Bill / by Ray Johnson / 1970 / 20 x 29

Provenance

Dr. and Mrs. Jacob Weinstein, Washington, DC; Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, 1972; acquired 2015 by the National Gallery of Art

Exhibition History
1970
Ray Johnson: Dollar Bill Show, Richard Feigen Gallery, Chicago, Illinois, 1970
1979
Recent Acquisitions: Drawings, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, 1979
1984
Works by Ray Johnson, Nassau County Museum of Art, Roslyn Harbor, New York, 1984, p. 31, no. 41, repro
1986
American Masters: Works on Paper from the Corcoran Gallery of Art, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC; Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service, 1986-1988, pp. 92-93, no. 57, repro
1999
Ray Johnson: Correspondences, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; Wexner Center for the Arts, Columbus, Ohio, 1999-2000, no. 111, repro
2006
Redefined: Modern and Contemporary Art from the Collection, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, 2006
Bibliography
1983
Simmons, Linda Crocker and with the assistance of Adrianne J. Humphrey, et al. American Drawings, Watercolors, Pastels, and Collages in the Collection of the Corcoran Gallery of Art. Washington, DC: Corcoran Gallery of Art, 1983: p. 234, no. 1568.