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Madeleine Spilliaert, Uccle.
Christian Fayt Art Gallery, Knokke, by 1981.
Acquired by the present owner in New York in 1999.
Anne Adriaens-Pannier has confirmed the authenticity of this work.
THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE SWISS COLLECTOR
F.-C. Legrand, Léon Spilliaert et son époque, Tielt, 1981, no. 4 (illustrated p. 182).
X. Tricot, Léon Spilliaert, les années 1900-1915, Ghent, 1996, p. 210 (illustrated p. 132).
A. Adriaens-Pannier, Spilliaert, le regard de l'âme, Brussels, 2006, no. 20 (illustrated p. 20).
Brussels, Galerie Isy Brachot, Léon Spilliaert, 1881-1946, September - October 1978, no. 1.
Paris, Christian Fayt Art Gallery, Hommage à Léon Spilliaert, October - December 1981, no. 2.