Lisa Chagall (Shub – married name), sister of the artist (gift from the artist upon his departure
from the Soviet Union in 1922);
Igor Kornienko, grandson of Lia Chagall;
By descent to his daughter Oxana Kornienko;
Art Society, Geneva (represented by Meir Urbach);
Sotheby’s New York, November 8th, 1995, lot 55;
Private collection, Israel (the painting is currently in London).
Long term loan to The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, July 1998 – March 2003;
Jerusalem, The Israel Museum, Chagall in Israel, 10th September 2002 – 15th March 2003;
Long term loan to The Tate Gallery, London April 2005 – July 2007.
J. Baal-Teshuva, Marc Chagall 1887-1985, Cologne, 2008, p. 84 (full page colour illustration,