Possibly Lewis et Simmons, French
Source: inscription on the back of a photo of the bust kept in the Zeri archives
Sir Robert Henry Edward Abdy, fifth Bart., English, 1896 - 1976 [sold, Sotheby's, London, May 28, 1936, lot 34, to William Permain.]
Mr. William Permain, English, sold to William Randolph Hearst.
William Randolph Hearst, American, 1863 - 1951
by 1952 - 1953
Mary Bellis, English, sold to Leggatt Brothers, London, England, 1953.
Source: Advertisment on the Connoisseur dated November 1952
by 1964 -
Charles de Beistegui, Spanish
Carlos de Bestegui [sold, Sotheby's, Château de Groussay, June 3, 1999, lot 460, to Daniel Katz, Ltd.]
1999 - 2000
Daniel Katz Ltd., sold to the J. Paul Getty Museum, 2000.