gouache, watercolor and pencil on paper
17.72 in. (45.00 cm.) (height) by 12.24 in. (31.10 cm.) (width)
signed with the initial and dated 'S, 10.' (lower right); inscribed 'N° 92' (lower right)
Minneapolis, Walker Art Center, Art Fair 1960, December 1960, no. b-4, n.p. London, Marlborough Fine Art, Egon Schiele: Paintings, Watercolours and Drawings, October 1964, no. 41, p. 41. London, Marlborough Fine Art, Egon Schiele: Drawings and Watercolours, 1909-1918, February - March 1969, no. 2, p. 13 (illustrated p. 20). London, Fischer Fine Art, Egon Schiele: Watercolours, Drawings, Graphics, June - July 1975, no. 11, n.p. (illustrated on the cover). Paris, Galerie Octave Negru, Egon Schiele: dessins et aquarelles, February - April 1976, no. 8, n.p. (illustrated n.p.). London, Fischer Fine Art, Universe of Art V: Important 19th and 20th Century Paintings, Drawings, Sculpture and Graphics, November 1976, no. 44, p. 17 (illustrated p. 48). New York, Gagosian Gallery, Egon Schiele: Nudes, March - April 1994, no. 2, n.p. (illustrated pl. 2). Frankfurt, Schirn Kunsthalle, Sehnsucht nach Glück, Wiens Aufbruch in die Moderne: Klimt, Kokoschka, Schiele, September - December 1995, no. 187, p. 335 (illustrated). New York, Galerie St. Etienne, Egon Schiele: Master Draughtsman, November 1997 - January 1998, no. 15, n.p. (Probably) Brussels, Palais des Beaux-Arts, Austria im Rosennetz: l'Autriche visionnaire, February - July 1998. Massachusetts, Harvard University Busch-Reisinger Museum, 'As though my body were naught but ciphers': Crises of Representation in Fin-de-Siècle Vienna, February - June 2005. New York, Galerie St. Etienne, Coming of Age: Egon Schiele and the Modernist Culture of Youth, November 2005 - January 2006, no. 49, n.p. (illustrated n.p.). New York, Galerie St. Etienne, Egon Schiele’s Women, October - December 2012, no. 12, n.p.
Arts Magazine, October 1960, p. 51 (illustrated). S. Wilson, Egon Schiele, Oxford, 1980, p. 34 (illustrated pl. 27). S. Sabarsky, Egon Schiele: Watercolors and Drawings, New York, 1981, no. 6, p. 88 (illustrated pl. 6). W. G. Fischer, Egon Schiele: 1890-1918, Pantomimen der Lust, Visionen der Sterblichkeit, Cologne, 1994, p. 80 (illustrated). J. Kallir, Egon Schiele: The Complete Works, London, 1998, no. 561, p. 411 (illustrated).
Frank S. Hermann, Munich & New Jersey, by whom acquired directly from the artist. The Bayer Gallery, New York, by November 1960. Isabelle R. Peck, New York. Norman Granz, Geneva; sale, Kornfeld und Klipstein, Bern, 29 May 1964, lot 1158. Marlborough Fine Art, London, by October 1964 until at least March 1969. Meshulam Riklis, Tel Aviv & New York. Fischer Fine Art, London, by June 1975 until at least November 1976. Serge Sabarsky, New York. Charles Tabachnick, Toronto, by 1981. Anonymous sale, Christie’s, London, 24 June 1986, lot 338. Acquired at the above sale by the late owner.