24 February 2016
Gustav Klimt (1862-1918)
Mit Strümpfen, die rechte Hand an der Schulter
pencil on simili Japan paper
22 x 11 3/8 in. (56 x 29 cm.)
Anonymous sale, Kornfled u. Klipstein, Bern, 7-8 June 1978, lot 491.
The Piccadilly Gallery, London.
Acquired from the above in 1990; sold Christie's, New York, 5 May 2005, lot 131.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owners.
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A. Strobl, Gustav Klimt, Die Zeichnungen, vol. II, 1904-1912, Salzburg, 1982, no. 1563, p. 116 (illustrated with the signature lower right).
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