Seated Female Nude with Long Hair, c. 1917 - 1918 estate stamped (lower right) and spurious writing (lower left) pencil on paper 22 1/16 x 14 1/2in (56 x 37cm)
Provenance: Estate of Fay Shwayder, Denver, Colorado
Literature: Alice Strobl, Gustav Klimt, Die Zeichnungen: 1912 - 1918, Vol. III, Galerie Welz, Salzburg, 1984, p. 192, illustrated number 2915
Exhibited: Vienna, Christian M. Nebehay, 1967, number 45
Note: The sitter is unknown, but the drawing is a study for Klimts oil on canvas Adam and Eve, 1917 - 1918, painted in Vienna, the unfinished work now hangs in the Österreichische Galerie in Belvedere.