on verso, possibly by artist, upper left in graphite: "Chinese Quarter"; by unknown hand, upper right in red pencil: NYP 9809; upper right in graphite: Lange; center stamped in black ink: OWI OVERSEAS BRANCH / EXHIBIT SECTION / Exhibit No. 73 / Title American Types / Picture No. 60 / CONTINGENCY
London Office of War Information Overseas Branch, ca. 1943-1945. (Richard Moore Photographs, Oakland, CA); Daniel Greenberg and Susan Steinhauser, Van Nuys, CA, 31 May 2016; gift to NGA, 2018.