Signed and dated at lower right, in brown ink, "JDB(in ligature)ray 1663". Inscribed on the old mount at lower left, in graphite, "del(?) Jan de Bray". Numbered on the verso of the mount, in graphite, at upper left corner, "191"; and at lower left corner, "292".
Collection J. Pierpont Morgan : Drawings by the Old Masters Formed by C. Fairfax Murray. London : Privately printed, 1905-1912, I, 143, repr.
Watermark: none visible through lining.
Drawing is a preparatory sketch for the 1664 painting of the same subject now in the Muzeum Narodowe, Warsaw.
Van Parijs, ca. 1789-1839, former owner.
Murray, Charles Fairfax, 1849-1919, former owner.
Morgan, J. Pierpont (John Pierpont), 1837-1913, former owner.