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Ludvig G. Braathen, Oslo, until 1976, and thence by descent until 1979.
Anonymous sale, Sotheby's, London, 5 December 1979, lot 35.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE EUROPEAN COLLECTION
G. Woll, Edvard Munch, Complete Paintings, Catalogue Raisonné, vol. II, 1898-1908, London, 2009, no. 588, p. 609 (illustrated).
Hamburg, Kunstverein, Edvard Munch, Höhepunkte des malerischen Werks im 20. Jahrhundert, December 1984 - February 1985, no. 15.
Chemnitz, Städtische Kunstsammlungen, Edvard Munch in Chemnitz, November 1999 - February 2000, no. 23.
Hamburg, Kunsthalle, Im Zentrum: Ernst Ludwig Kirchner, October 2001 - January 2002, no. 121.
Dortmund, Museum für Kunst und Kultergeschichte, Munch Revisited, January - May 2005.
Hamburg, Kunsthalle, Edvard Munch: '... aus dem modernen Seelenleben', March - May 2006, no. 273.
Riehen, Fondation Beyeler, Edvard Munch, Zeichen der Moderne, March - July 2007; this exhibition later travelled to Schwäbisch Hall, Kunsthalle Würth, August - December 2007.