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Virginie Monnier and Jean Clair, Balthus: Catalogue Raisonne de l’Oeuvre Complet (Paris, 1999), no. 801 (ill.).
New York, The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, “20th Century Master Drawings,” Nov. 6, 1963-Jan. 5, 1964, cat. 4; also the University of Minnnesota Gallery, Feb. 3-Mar. 15, 1964; and the Fogg Art Museum, Apr. 6-May 24, 1964.
Chicago, Museum of Contemporary Art, “Balthus,” 1964, cat. 51.
London, Tate Gallery, “Balthus,” 1968, cat. 73 or 74.
Chicago, Museum of Contemporary Art, “Balthus in Chicago,” Aug. 1-Nov. 9, 1980, cat. 27.
Sold by The New Gallery, New York, to the Art Institute of Chicago, 1962.
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