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Marlborough Fine Art Ltd., London.
Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1984.
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R. Hughes, Frank Auerbach, London 1990, no. 75 (illustrated in colour, p. 114).
Frank Auerbach: Paintings and Drawings, exh. cat., London, Royal Academy of Arts, 2001, fig. 20 (illustrated in colour, p. 30).
Venice, XLII Biennale di Venezia, British Pavilion, Frank Auerbach: Paintings and Drawings 1977-85, June-September 1986, no. 31 (illustrated in colour, p. 49).
Hamburg, Kunstverein, Frank Auerbach, October-November 1986, no. 36 (illustrated in colour, p. 71). This exhibition later travelled to Essen, Museum Folkwang, January-March 1987.
Madrid, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Frank Auerbach : retrospectiva, 1954-1985, April-May 1987 (illustrated in colour, p. 67).