- Sl. yellowed.
= Provenance: Collection Prof. Dr. G. Stuiveling. With (a) a signed declaration of authenticity by the widow of Rik Wouters on verso of a photograph (17,4x22 cm.) of the drawing: "photo ci contre/ oui il s'agit bien d'un Rik Wouters/ (femme lisant)./ Mme. Rik Wouters"; (b) the orig. invoice of the purchase from the art dealers Guillame Campo, here titled "Nelly in zetel met dagblad"; (c) a signed typescript letter by Roger Avermaete, requesting permission to include the drawing in the oeuvre catalogue that he will publish and asking for information on the technique of the drawing; (d) R. AVERMAETE, Rik Wouters (Brussels, Arcade, 1966, 2nd ed., col. (tipped-in) plates, ills., orig. cl. w. dustwr., slipcase, sm. folio), with the drawing (and provenance) listed on p.238. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE LXI.