in unknown hand, across bottom in graphite: Lotra[?] ADELSWARD-FERSEN-
Unidentified collector (flower, Lugt undescribed). Mr. [d. 1970] and Mrs. Lester Francis Avnet, Great Neck, Long Island, NY; purchased 19 October 1971 by NGA.
- Recent Acquisitions and Promised Gifts: Sculptures, Drawings, Prints. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1974:210