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Anonymous sale, Dorotheum, Vienna.
Fritz Lunzer, Vienna, by 1930.
Galerie Würthle, Vienna, by 1957.
Viktor Fogarassy, Graz, by 1968.
Internationale Kunstanstalt, Zurich.
Serge Sabarsky Gallery, New York.
Private collection, New York, by whom acquired from the above in 1984; sale, Christie's, London, 6 February 2007, lot 53.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE EUROPEAN COLLECTOR
O. Nirenstein, Egon Schiele: Persönlichkeit und Werk, Vienna, 1930, no. 55.
O. Kallir, Egon Schiele: Oeuvre-Katalog der Gemälde, Vienna, 1966, no. 91 (illustrated p. 188).
R. Leopold, Egon Schiele: Gemälde, Aquarelle, Zeichnungen, Salzburg, 1972, no. 134 (illustrated p. 544).
L. Edwards, 'Ach Wien', in The Art Gallery, April 1965, p. 17.
'Egon Schiele', in Mizue, no. 776, September 1969, p. 22.
A. Comini, Egon Schiele's Portraits, Berkeley, 1974 (illustrated pl. 16 & on the cover).
C. Nebehay, Egon Schiele, 1890-1918: Leben, Briefe, Gedichte, Salzburg and Vienna, 1979 (illustrated fig. 49).
'Egon Schiele-Gedenkstätte', in Bezirksmuseum Hietzing, no. 2, June 1980.
H. Kuchling, Egon Schiele und sein Kreis, Ramerding, 1982, p. 17.
G. Malafarina, L'Opera di Egon Schiele, Milan, 1982, no. 130 (illustrated p. 89).
C. Short, Schiele, London, 1997, p. 46 (illustrated fig. 16).
J. Kallir, Egon Schiele: The Complete Works, London and New York, 1998, no. 153, p. 289 (illustrated p. 153 & pl. 9).
Vienna, Neue Galerie, Unbekanntes von Egon Schiele, October 1930.
Salzburg, Residenz-Galerie, Expressionismus: Malerei in Österreich, Deutschland, Schweiz, June - September 1957.
Vienna, Museen der Stadt, Wien um 1900, June - August 1964, no. 98.
New York, The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, Gustav Klimt and Egon Schiele, February - April 1965, no. 6 (illustrated).
Salzburg, Residenzgalerie, Österreichische Meisterwerke aus Privatbesitz, June - September 1967, no. 82 (illustrated).
Viennna, Österreichische Galerie, Egon Schiele - Gemälde, April - September 1968, no. 17 (illustrated).
Lucerne, Kunstmuseum, Kunst in Österreich 1900-1930, July - September 1974, no. 190.
Munich, Haus der Kunst, Egon Schiele, February - March 1975, no. 14 (illustrated).
Hamburg, Kunsthalle, Experiment Weltuntergang: Wien um 1900, April - May 1981, no. 158 (illustrated).
New York, Museum of Modern Art, Vienna 1900: Art, Architecture & Design, July - October 1986, no. 84.
New York, Neue Galerie, Egon Schiele: The Ronald S. Lauder and Serge Sabarsky Collections, October 2005 - February 2006, no. P6, p. 394 (illustrated p. 168).