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Christian Zervos, Pablo Picasso VI (Paris, 1954), p. 90, no. 741 (ill.).
Francis Ponge and Jacques Chessex, Dessins de Pablo Picasso, époques bleue et rose (Lausanne, 1960), no. 18 (ill.), as Etude.
Pierre Daix and Georges Boudaille, Picasso 1900-1906: catalogue raisonné de l’oeuvre peint (Neuchâtel, 1966), p. 289, no. XIV.18 (ill.), as study for The Hairstyle.
Denys Sutton and Paolo Lecaldano, The Complete Paintings of Picasso: Blue and Rose Periods (New York, 1968), p. 107, no. 244b (ill.), as study for The Hairstyle.
Josep Palau i Fabre, Picasso: Vivent (1881–1907) (Barcelona: Ediciones Poligrafa, 1980), pp. 436 and 548, fig. 1201, as Dones, en la intimitat.
Denys Chevalier, Picasso: époques bleue et rose (Paris: Flammarion, 1991), p. 83 (ill.), as La Coiffure.
New York, Saidenberg Gallery, “Homage to Picasso,” October 1971, cat. 3 (ill.).
Cambridge, Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University, “Master Drawings by Picasso,” 1981, p. 253, no. 5; shown only at The Art Institute of Chicago, April 29–June 14, 1981.
Tübingen, Germany, Kunsthalle Tübingen, “Picasso: Pastelle, Zeichnungen, Aquarelle,” April 5–June 1, 1986, cat. 30 (ill); traveled to the Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen, Düsseldorf, June 14–July 27, 1986.
Art Institute of Chicago, “Picasso and Chicago”, February 20-May 12, 2013, p. 37, cat. 22 (ill.), cat. by Stephanie d’Alessandro.
Miss Sally Heard Lewis (1870–1963), Portland, Ore. [according to Christie’s 1964]. Sold, Christie’s, London, June 19, 1964, lot 90, to Richards [Christie’s 1964]. Michael Smith, England, by 1966 [Daix and Boudaille, 1966]. Sold, Christie’s, London, June 28, 1968, lot 123, as La Toilette: Etude Pour La Coiffure, to Richard Feigen [a letter from Ann Guite of Richard Feigen dated December 1, 2003 in the curatorial file]; sold to the Art Institute, 1968.
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