oil on canvas
79.02 in. (200.70 cm.) (height) by 110.39 in. (280.40 cm.) (width)
signed twice and dated twice 'FRANZ KLINE '57' (on the reverse)
Rome, Galleria d'Arte La Tartaruga, Franz Kline, November 1963, no. 44 (illustrated in color and on the cover). Houston, Menil Collection; New York, Whitney Museum of American Art and Chicago, Museum of Contemporary Art, Franz Kline: Black & White 1950-1961, September 1994-June 1995, pp. 86 and 113, no. 43 (illustrated in color).
C. Christov-Bakargiev, Franz Kline 1910-1962, Milan, 2004, pp. 74, 354, 356 and 393 (illustrated in color).
Collection of the artist. Robert and Adriana Mnuchin, New York. David Geffen, Los Angeles. C&M Arts, New York. Acquired from the above by the present owner.