Inscription: Signed (lower right): Klee; dated and inscribed on cardstock (lower center): 1921/34 Der Jäger
the artist (1921–d. 1940); his widow, Lily Klee, Bern (1940–46); Paul Klee Society, later Paul Klee Foundation, Bern (1946–at least 1952; on consignment 1949–at least 1952 to Buchholz Gallery [Curt Valentin], New York); William Benenson, New York (until 1991; his gift to MMA)
New York. Buchholz Gallery (Curt Valentin). "Klee. Sixty Unknown Drawings," January 16–February 3, 1951, no. 14.
Josef Helfenstein and Christian Rümelin, ed. Paul Klee: Catalogue Raisonné. Ed. Paul Klee Foundation, Museum of Fine Arts, Berne. Vol. 3, 1919–1922. New York, 1999, p. 270, no. 2625, ill.