Crouching Nude in Shoes and Black Stockings, Back View

Egon Schiele (Austrian, Tulln 1890–1918 Vienna)
Watercolor, gouache and graphite on paper
19 in. × 12 3/4 in. (48.3 × 32.4 cm)
Credit Line:
Bequest of Scofield Thayer, 1982
Accession Number:
Not on view
Inscription: Signed and dated (lower right): EGON/ SCHIELE/ 1912
[probably Karl Grünwald, Alte und Moderne Kunst Ducart, Vienna, until 1921; sold on October 27, 1921, for 12,000 Kr, to Thayer]; Scofield Thayer, New York and Vienna (probably 1921–d.1982; on extended loan to the Worcester Art Museum, Worcester, Mass., as part of the Dial Collection, 1939–82, inv. 39.1751; his bequest to MMA)

Worcester Art Museum. "The Dial and the Dial Collection," April 30–September 8, 1959, no. 211 (as "Nude in Crouching Position").

New York. Galerie St. Etienne. "Watercolors and Drawings by Austrian Artists from the Dial Collection," May 2–28, 1960, no catalogue.

Worcester Art Museum. "The Dial Revisited," June 29–August 22, 1971, no catalogue.

Worcester Art Museum. "'The Dial': Arts and Letters in the 1920s," March 7–May 10, 1981, no. 125.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Egon Schiele," March 27–July 29, 1990, no catalogue.

New York. Gagosian Gallery. "Egon Schiele: Nudes," March 10–April 16, 1994, unnumbered cat. (pl. 17).

Jane Kallir. Egon Schiele. The Complete Works Including a Biography and Catalogue Raisonné. New York, 1990, p. 470, no. 1058, ill., as "Nude in Crouching Position".