Signed in pen and black ink at lower right, "David Roberts, R.A."; inscribed in pencil at lower left, "Edfou Novr 23d 1838".
Ryskamp, Charles, ed. Eighteenth Report to the Fellows of the Pierpont Morgan Library, 1975-1977. New York : Pierpont Morgan Library, 1978, p. 288-289.
Watermark: none visible through lining.
Study for the lithograph executed by Louis Haghe, "Portico of the Temple of Edfou, Upper Egypt", no. 10 in Roberts' and William Brockedon's "Egypt and Nubia, London", I, 1846.
Bicknell, Henry Sanford, former owner.
Butler, C. H. A., former owner.
Ingram, Bruce, Sir, former owner.
Spector, Stephen, 1946-, former owner.