Inscription: Signed, dated, and inscribed (lower right): deux femmes couchées FL 13
[Léonce Rosenberg, Paris, until ca. 1935/38; sold ca. 1935/38 to Cooper]; Douglas Cooper, London (ca. 1935/38–ca. 1975; sold ca. 1975 to Acquavella); Mr. and Mrs. William R. Acquavella, New York (ca. 1975–86; their gift to MMA)
Charlottesville. University of Virginia Art Museum. "Fernand Leger: Contrasts of Form," January 5–April 2, 2007.
Cambridge, Mass. Harvard Art Museums. "Fernand Leger: Contrasts of Form," April 14–June 10, 2007.
Kathleen Howard, ed. The Metropolitan Museum of Art Guide. 2nd ed. (1st ed., 1983). New York, 1994, p. 460, no. 49, ill. (color).