Signed at the bottom right, titled and inscribed 'L3'
Lily Klee, Bern (1940-1946); Gesellschafts-Klee, Bern (1946-49); Rosengart Gallery, Lucerne; Charlotte Picher Purcell, Chicago (purchased in 1949); John Torson, New York; M. Knoeldler & Co. Inc., New York; Harvey S. Lubitz, New York; Auction: Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc., New York, November 19, 1969, lot. 4; Waddington Galleries Ltd., London (1970- 71); Auction: Sotheby's, London, July 8, 1971, lot. 97, therein acquired by the collector and in its possession until 1994
Zurich Kunsthaus, Paul Klee. Neue Werke, 1940, n. 109; Lucerne, Galerie Rosengart; Antwerp, Galerij Artes, A.P.I.W. and Luttich, Liege Section, Paul Klee, 1948-49 No. 79