Signed by the artist with monogram in black chalk at bottom left.
Ryskamp, Charles, ed. Eighteenth Report to the Fellows of the Pierpont Morgan Library, 1975-1977. New York : Pierpont Morgan Library, 1978, p. 289.
Watermark: none visible through lining.
Study for the painting "Dante's Dream at the Time of the Death of Beatrice", ca. 1870-71, now at the Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool.
This drawing came in a frame believed to have been designed for it by Rossetti.
Newton, Caroline, 1893- former owner.