Signed, lower left; titled, in graphite.
Benton & Bowles (Aderverising Agency), New York [commissioned by the General Foods, Corporation, New York to create a Maxwell Houe Coffee Ad] commissioned the artist, about 1947; private collection; James D. Julia Auction, August 24, 2005; sold to The Caldwell Gallery, Manlius, New York; August 24, 2005; sold to Judith D. and Charles H. Hood (1929-2016), Manchester-by-the-Sea, Massachusetts, 2005; lent to present collection, 2010; given to present collection, 2017.
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