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 previous sale by the late owner
Exhibition History :
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 Gluck, 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-Siecle 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.