Inscription: Signed and dated (lower right): Louisa Chase 1982
the artist, New York (1982–83; sold through the Robert Miller Gallery, New York to MMA)
Phoenix Museum of Art. "New Narrative Painting: Selections from The Metropolitan Museum of Art," March 14–April 27, 1986, unnumbered cat.
Virginia Beach Center for the Arts. "Made in America," April 5–June 11, 1989, unnumbered cat. (as "Fire in Rain").
Lowery S. Sims in Made in America. Exh. cat., Virginia Beach Center for the Arts. Virginia Beach, 1989, pp. 14, 33, calls it "Fire and Ice" in the text and "Fire in Rain" in the checklist.