by 1911 - 1933
Madame Heidelbach [sold, Madame Heidelbach sale, Bellier, Paris, December 16, 1933, lot 18, to Baron Cassel (Jean Germain Léon Cassel).]
1933 - 1943
Jean Germain Léon Cassel, Baron Cassel, Belgian, 1882 - 1952 (possibly Paris, France; Ruoms or Cannes, France), confiscated by the Nazis in France, 1943.
1943 - 1945
In the possession of the Nazis (Paris, France; Altaussee, Austria), recovered by the Allied Forces in Altaussee.
Source: Card for Munich no. 9773, Deutsches Historiches Museum (DHM), Munich Central Collecting Point database.
1945 - 1946
In the custody of the Allied Forces (Altaussee, Austria; transferred to the Central Collecting Point, Munich, Germany, October 1945), repatriated to France, May 1946.
Source: French Receipt No. F-6, May 23, 1946, National Archives and Records Administration (NARA), publication no. M1926, record group 260, roll 0037; entry for Munich no. 9773, DHM, Munich Central Collecting Point database.
1946 - before 1954
French government, restituted to Jean Germaine Léon Cassel or his estate, before 1954.
Jean Germain Léon Cassel, Baron Cassel, Belgian, 1882 - 1952 [sold, Cassel sale, Galerie Charpentier, Paris, March 9, 1954, lot 41, to Marcel Bissey.]
Marcel Bissey, born 1901 (Paris, France)
Source: JPGM, Paintings Department, curatorial files, Binoche, letter of February 11, 2003.
Heirs of Marcel Bissey, born 1901 [sold, Importants Tableaux, Meubles, Objets d'art, Binoche, Paris, March 21, 2002, lot 12, to Jean-Luc Baroni, Ltd.]
Jean-Luc Baroni, Ltd. (London, England), sold to the J. Paul Getty Museum, 2003.