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Mrs B. Mayor, by whom purchased at the 1914 exhibition, and by descent to Lady Rothschild, and by descent to the present owner.
Please note the provenance for the present work should read:
Mrs B. Mayor, by whom purchased at the 1914 exhibition, and by descent to the present owner.
E. Pound, Gaudier Brzeska. A Memoir, London and New York, 1916, p. 161, no. 24, pl. 9, as A Faun, crouching.
H.S. Ede, A Life of Gaudier-Brzeska, London, 1930, p. 198.
H. Brodzky, Henri Gaudier-Brzeska, London, 1932, pp. 176, 182.
R. Cole, Burning to Speak: The Life and Art of Henri Gaudier-Brzeska, Oxford, 1978, p. 100, no. 48, as 'Fawn Crouching'.
E. Silber, Gaudier-Brzeska Life and Art, London, 1996, pp. 42, 98, 121, 130, 265, no. 62, pl. 80.
London, Alpine Club Gallery, Grafton Group, January 1914, no. 47.
London, Leicester Galleries, A Memorial Exhibition of the Work of Henri Gaudier-Brzeska, May - June 1918, no. 94.
London, J. and E. Bumpus, Henri Gaudier-Brzeska. An Exhibition of Drawing and Statues, April - May 1931, no. 39.
Birmingham, Museums and Art Gallery, on loan until 2007.