Signature: Signed lower left: I. VALENTI, as well as signed dated and inscribed on the reverse: I. VALENTI 1966-67 Nr. 25. Also titled on the stretcher: "PAYS Bleu".
Carena, Carlo/Pult, Stefano: Italo Valeti. Catalogo ragionato dei dipinti, Milan 1998, p. 232, no. D624 (with ill.).
Acquired directly from the artist by the previous owner.
By descent to the present owner; private collection Switzerland.