Estate of the Artist;
[The Downtown Gallery, New York, NY];
Dr. and Mrs. Stanley Zuckerman, February 4,1970;
[Joan Michelman, New York];
Lee Ehrenworth, Elizabeth, NJ, by 1984;
[Hirschl & Adler Galleries, Inc., New York, NY];
NB: Ann Lee Morgan notes: “This painting was probably shown under some other title within a year of its completion (i.e. presumably in 1929 or 1930).” (Morgan, Arthur Dove…, 1984, p. 176).
New York. The Downtown Gallery. Special Exhibition of Paintings by Dove. February 28-March 24, 1956, cat. no. 8.
New York. The Museum of Modern Art. The Stieglitz Circle. Museum of Modern Art, circulating exhibition, February 1, 1962-June 19, 1963 [loan no. 62.239].
New York. Andrew Crispo Gallery. Pioneers of American Abstraction: Oscar Bluemner, Stuart Davis, Charles Demuth, Arthur Dove, John Marin, Georgia O’Keeffe, Charles Sheeler, Joseph Stella, Max Weber. October 17-November 17, 1973, ill. np, cat. no. 49.
New York. Terry Dintenfass Gallery. Arthur Dove: Paintings, Watercolors, Drawings, Collages. November 3-December 29, 1984, np.
Washington D.C. Phillips Collection. Theme and Improvisation: Kandinsky and the American Avant-Garde (September 19-November 29, 1992); Dayton, Ohio. Dayton Art Institute (December 12, 1992-January 31, 1993); Chicago. Terra Museum of American Art (February 13-April 25, 1993); Fort Worth, Texas. Amon Carter Museum (May 14-August 1, 1993); pp. 48, 224, ill. p. 48, pl. 16.
Probably: New York. Alexandre Gallery. Gallery Artists. February 2007.
Tulsa. Philbrook Museum of Art. From New York to New Mexico: Masterworks of American Modernism from the Vilcek Foundation Collection (February 8-May 3, 2015); Phoenix. Phoenix Art Museum (June 5-September 6, 2015); Santa Fe. Georgia O’Keeffe Museum (September 25, 2015-January 10, 2016).
Downtown Gallery Records, Photographs of Works of Art: Dove, Arthur. Box 110, Reel 5648, Frame 488. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Sales Slip, Dr. and Mrs. Stanley Zuckerman, February 4,1970. The Downtown Gallery. Sales Records, Artwork: Sales Slips, 1970. Box 74, Reel 5632, Frame 311. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Morgan, Ann Lee Morgan. Arthur Dove: Life and Work, with a Catalogue Raisonné. Newark: University of Delaware Press, 1984, pp. 176-177, ill. p. 177, and plates section, np., cat. no. 29.22.
Agee, William C. and Lewis Kachur. Masterpieces of American Modernism: From the Vilcek Collection. London: Merrell, 2013, pp. 13, 31, 80-81, 239, 241, 265, ill. p. 81.
Pochoda, Elizabeth. “Freedom and the abstract truth: Jan and Marica Vilcek’s collection of American modernist art,” The Magazine Antiques (May/June 2013), ill. p. 97.
O’Hern, John. “Modern Manor,” American Fine Art Magazine, September/October 2013, ill. p. 56.