The artist [1903-1970]; his estate; consigned 1970 to (Marlborough Gallery, Inc., New York); transferred 1977 back to the artist's estate; transferred 1979 to The Mark Rothko Foundation, Inc., New York; gift 1986 to NGA.
- Mark Rothko, 1903-1970: A Retrospective, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, 1978, no. 94, repro.
- Mark Rothko 1949: A Year in Transition / Selections from the Mark Rothko Foundation. San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, 1983-1984, no. 8.
- American Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1992: 316, repro.
- Anfam, David. Mark Rothko: The Works on Canvas: Catalogue Raisonné. New Haven and London, 1998: no. 433, repro.