Inscribed by Esdaile at lower left in pen and black ink, "1bx" and at lower right, "WE"; on verso at lower left, "1833 WE 1bx Dr. Monro's sale" and at center, "Wilson".
Collection J. Pierpont Morgan : Drawings by the Old Masters Formed by C. Fairfax Murray. London : Privately printed, 1905-1912, III, 40, repr.
Watermark: fleur-de-lis within a circle.
Monro, Thomas, former owner.
Esdaile, William, 1758-1837, former owner.
Murray, Charles Fairfax, 1849-1919, former owner.
Morgan, J. Pierpont (John Pierpont), 1837-1913, former owner.