Inscribed at lower margin in artist's hand in red chalk, "le jour de lascension mai 1721".
Watermark: Elaborate coat of arms, fragment of top, leaves, orb.
Ryskamp, Charles, ed. Eighteenth Report to the Fellows of the Pierpont Morgan Library, 1975-1977. New York : Pierpont Morgan Library, 1978, p. 295.
Denison, Cara D. French Drawings, 1550-1825. New York : Pierpont Morgan Library, 1984, no. 34.
Anderson, Robert O., former owner.
Fay, Gertrude H. Schirmer, 1888-1992, former owner.