Identification on verso (handwritten): "Dove, 1880-1946." Identification on accompanying note (typewritten): "Arthur G. Dove (1880-1946). He had a superb sense of fun and great wit; his inventiveness in the use of materials foreshawdowed the surrealists. With Marsden Hartley, John Marin, and Georgia O'Keeffe, he was in the group surrounding Stieglitz in the 1920's."
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560