Signed and dated on the verso, at lower left, in black chalk, "J: Cats inv / 1779". Inscribed above this, in graphite, "W[or N]. 149- 21".
Collection J. Pierpont Morgan : Drawings by the Old Masters Formed by C. Fairfax Murray. London : Privately printed, 1905-1912, III, 242, repr.
Murray, Charles Fairfax, 1849-1919, former owner.
Morgan, J. Pierpont (John Pierpont), 1837-1913, former owner.