Graphite, with smudging and erasing, and colored crayons on cream wove paper
Inscribed, center right: "el pan Doro / al Lionel"; inscribed, lower right: "a la Margarita"; inscribed, twice, at center left and upper center: "aaa"; inscribed, twice, at center left and center: "xxx"; inscribed, twice, at center left: "vvv"; inscribed, lower left: "A"; inscribed, lower center: "B"
Inscribed on back: MEDRAUMONDE (across center); 335 (upper left, upside down)
Dawn Ades, with Margherita Andreotti and Adam Jolles, Surrealist Art: The Lindy and Edwin Bergman Collection at the Art Institute of Chicago (Chicago: Art Institute of Chicago, 1997), pp. 194-95, cat. 96 (color ill.).
Possibly New York, Bodley Gallery, “Matta: From 1942 to 1957,” 1960, n.p.
Art Institute of Chicago, “A Tribute to Edwin A. Bergman (1917–1986): Selections from the Lindy and Edwin Bergman Collection,” 1986, pamphlet no. 39.
Possibly Lionel and Margaret Abel, New York. Sold by Bodley Gallery, New York, to Lindy and Edwin Bergman, Chicago, 1968; given to the Art Institute of Chicago, 2018.
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