Inscription: Signed (lower right): Henri Matisse
[Alfred Stieglitz, New York, until 1910; sold in 1910 to Blumenthal]; Florence Blumenthal, New York (1910; her gift to MMA)
New York. The Little Gallery at "291". "Exhibition of Drawings and Photographs of Paintings by Henri Matisse," February 23–March 8, 1910, no catalogue.
Melbourne. National Gallery of Victoria. "Matisse," July 19–September 3, 1995, no. 47.
New York Studio School of Drawing, Painting, and Sculpture. "Académie Matisse: Henri Matisse and His Nordic and American Pupils," October 17–November 17, 2001, unnum. brochure.
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Stieglitz and His Artists: Matisse to O'Keeffe," October 13, 2011–January 2, 2012, not in catalogue.
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Nudes: Drawings by Sculptors," October 20, 2014–January 25, 2015, no catalogue.
Alfred H. Barr, Jr. Matisse: His Art and His Public. New York, 1951, p. 115.
Sabine Rewald in Stieglitz and His Artists: Matisse to O'Keeffe. Ed. Lisa Mintz Messinger. Exh. cat., The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 2011, p. 33.