signed by artist, lower right on sheet in black ink: Allen Ginsberg; artist inscription, across bottom under image: William Burroughs, kitchen table, burlap bag of Yage brought back from Amazonas, 206 E. 7 St. NY. 1953. That's the bed- / room standing closet thru [sic] door behind his shoulder-- we slept there, time of _Yage Letters_ & _Queer_ mss.; on verso, by artist, center in graphite inverted: [illegible] / [illegible] / [illegible]; center stamped in black ink: Photograph By / Allen Ginsberg / COPYRIGHT 1994 NYC / ALL RIGHTS RESERVED / Fax 212-675-1686; by unknown hand, bottom left in graphite: 1953 / #20/198; bottom center in graphite: GD-AG-60; bottom right in graphite: GDC-669
Allen Ginsberg Estate; Gary Davis, Greenwich, CT; gift to NGA, 2016.