Inscription: Signed and dated (center right): EGON/ SCHIELE/ 1911; inscribed (upper right): Die Traum Beschaute
Marking: Watermark (left): Strathmore Japan
[Probably Richard Lanyi, Vienna, until 1921; sold on November 4, 1921, for Kr. 60,000, to Thayer]; Scofield Thayer, New York and Vienna (1921–d. 1982; on extended loan to the Worcester Art Museum, Worcester, Mass., as part of the Dial Collection, 1939–82, inv. 267; his bequest to MMA)
Vienna. Leopold Museum. "The Naked Truth: Klimt, Schiele, Kokoschka and Other Scandals," May 13–August 22, 2005, unnumbered cat. (p. 239).
New York. Neue Galerie. "Egon Schiele: Portraits," October 9, 2014–January 19, 2015, extended to April 20, 2015, no. 89 (as "Observed in a Dream").
Jane Kallir. Egon Schiele. The Complete Works Including a Biography and Catalogue Raisonné. New York, 1990, p. 110, no. 922.