Inscription: Signed, dated, and inscribed (verso): Study for/ Homage to the Square: "Green Promise" / Albers 1956 [Artist's description of media on verso]
the artist, New Haven, Conn. (1956–69; his gift to MMA)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Josef Albers at The Metropolitan Museum of Art: An Exhibition of His Paintings and Prints," November 19, 1971–January 11, 1972.
Jacksonville, Fla. Arts Assembly of Jacksonville. "Jacksonville Arts Festival," March 30–April 5, 1976.
Henry Geldzahler in "Twentieth Century Art." The Metropolitan Museum of Art: Notable Acquisitions, 1965–1975. New York, 1975, p. 210, ill.