signed by artist, lower right below image in graphite: ROY DECARAVA; on verso of mount, by unknown hand, bottom center: Roy De CARAVA / SUN and Shade; by Corcoran Gallery of Art, bottom right: 1982.65
Joshua P. Smith, Washington, DC; gift to the Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC (through the Witkin Gallery, Inc., New York), 1982; acquired by NGA, 2015.
- Both Sides of the Street: Celebrating the Corcoran's Photography Collection, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, April 12 – August 25, 2003
- Framed: Street Photography from the Collection, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, February 3 – April 17, 2011
- Malet, Rosa Maria et al. Modernitat Americana: Obres de la Corcoran Gallery of Art. Exh. cat. Fundació Joan Miró, Barcelona, 2008: 104, 168.