Robert Rattray Tatlock, art critic of the Daily Telegraph, and husband of the sitter, by whom purchased at the 1923 exhibition; Sotheby's, 9 July 1958, lot 119 as 'Before the Footlights'.
Dr. A.M. de Neuman, by 1960; Sotheby's, 26 April 1961, lot 186 as 'The Actress, Head and Shoulders of Cicely Hey'.
Roland, Browse & Delbanco, London.
Browse & Darby, London; Sotheby's, 10 May 1989, lot 48.
L. Browse, Sickert, London, 1960, p.82.
W. Baron, Sickert, London, 1973, no.391, fig.272.
R. Shone, Walter Sickert, Oxford, 1978, p.75, pl.56.
London, London Group Exhibition, April-May 1923, no.15 as 'Portrait'.
Brighton, Sussex Festival of Arts, Royal Pavilion, Sickert, June 1962, no.21.
London, Roland, Browse & Delbanco, Sickert, April-May 1963, no.18 (illustrated).
New York, Hirschl & Adler Galleries, Sickert, April-May 1967, no.6. Sydney, David Jones' Art Gallery, Sickert, May-June 1968, no.32.
London, Roland, Browse & Delbanco, From Sickert to Sutherland, 1970, no.7.
London, Roland, Browse & Delbanco, Distinguished British Paintings, 1974, no.11.
Hull, Arts Council of Great Britain, Ferens Art Gallery, W.R. Sickert, December 1977-January 1978, no.52: this exhibition travelled to Glasgow, Art Gallery (February-March 1978); and Plymouth, City Art Gallery (April-May 1978).
Bath, Victoria Art Gallery, From Beardsley to Beaverbrook Portraits by Walter Richard Sickert, May-June 1990, no.33 (illustrated).
London, Royal Academy, Sickert Paintings, November 1992-February 1993, no.101: this exhibition travelled to Amsterdam, Van Gogh Museum (February-May 1993).