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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. 186-87, cat. 92 (color ill.).
New York, Robert Elkon Gallery, “Twentieth-Century Master Drawings and Watercolors” 1961, no cat.
University of Chicago, The Renaissance Society, “Matta,” 1963, cat. 16.
Chicago, Museum of Contemporary Art, “Dada and Surrealism in Chicago Collections,” 1984–1985, p. 95, fig. 3, and p. 188.
Peter Watson [a letter of Nov. 22, 1961, from Robert Elkon to Edwin Bergman]. Sold by Robert Elkon Gallery, New York, to Lindy and Edwin Bergman, Chicago, 1962; given to the Art Institute of Chicago, 2018.
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