Gouache on wove paper, 1958. 603x483 mm; 23 3/4x19 inches. Signed, dated and inscribed "To Lucien, on his birthday with affection from Beauford Delaney Paris 1958" in ink, lower center.
Provenance: the artist, Paris; David Leeming, New York; private collection, Connecticut (1995). David Leeming is the author of the important biography of the artist, Amazing Grace: A Life of Beauford Delaney, and is a professor emeritus of English and comparative literature at the University of Connecticut.