The artist; with Galería Juana Mordó, Madrid, Spain; about 1970, purchased by Melvin N. Blake (b. 1927 - d. 1999) and Frank M. Purnell (b. 1930 - d. 1994), New York; gift of the estate of Melvin Blake to MFA, Boston, January 22, 2003 -Label on back of frame: Galeria Juana Mordo, Villanueva 7, Madrid / ReF. 3775 / Artista Farreras / Medida 100 x 80 -Also: on back of panel: "F. Farreras / Madrid 1967 / 100 x 80" -Confirmed with Galería Juana Mordó that the work was purchased through the gallery - see correspondence in file (they also noted that what the correct title and date should be)
Melvin Blake and Frank Purnell Collection
Reproduced with permission.