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Acquired by the present owner's grandfather, and by descent.
R. Fry, 'Gaudier Brzeska', Burlington Magazine, XXIX, 1916, p. 211, another version illustrated.
E. Pound, Gaudier-Brzeska, A Memoir, London and New York, 1916, p. 129, no. 26, as 'Model of a cat for porcelain - Omega shops'.
H.S. Ede, A Life of Gaudier-Brzeska, London, 1930, p. 204.
M. Levy, Henri Gaudier-Brzeska: Drawings and Sculpture, London and New York, 1965, p. 29, no. 65, a study illustrated.
R. Cole, Burning to Speak: The Life and Art of Henri Gaudier-Brzeska, Oxford, 1978, p. 88, no. 37, another version illustrated.
J. Collins, The Omega Workshops, London, 1983, pp. 71-2, pl. 23, another version illustrated.
Exhibition catalogue, Henri Gaudier-Brzeska Sculptor 1891-1915, Cambridge, Kettle's Yard, 1983, pp. 45-6, no. 45, another version illustrated.
E. Silber, Gaudier-Brzeska Life and Art with a Catalogue Raisonné of the Sculpture, London, 1996, p. 266, no. 65, pl. 103, another version illustrated.
London, Anthony d'Offay, The Omega Workshops, Alliance and Enmity in English Art, 1911-1920, January - March 1984, no. 146, another version exhibited.
London, Crafts Council Gallery, The Omega Workshops 1913-9: Decorative Art of Bloomsbury, January - March 1984, no. C14, another version exhibited.
Cambridge, Arts Council, Kettle's Yard, Henri Gaudier-Brzeska Sculptor 1891-1915, October - November 1983, no. 45, another version exhibited: this exhibition travelled to Bristol, City Museum and Art Gallery, November 1983 - January 1984; and York, City Art Gallery, January - February 1984.