Dated at lower center, by the artist, "1532". Inscribed on verso, in graphite, "em.ne / A 615.1".
Stampfle, Felice, with the assistance of Ruth S. Kraemer and Jane Shoaf Turner. Netherlandish Drawings of the Fifteenth and Sixteenth Centuries and Flemish Drawings of the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries in the Pierpont Morgan Library. New York : Pierpont Morgan Library, 1991, p. 30, no. 53.
Ryskamp, Charles, ed. Eighteenth Report to the Fellows of the Pierpont Morgan Library, 1975-1977. New York : Pierpont Morgan Library, 1978, p. 242-43, 271-72 (Pieter Cornelisz. Kunst).
The Age of Bruegel: Netherlandish Drawings in the Sixteenth Century (checklist only). New York : The Pierpont Morgan Library, 1987, no. 41A.
The drawing is a design for a glass roundel.
Habich, Edward, 1818-1901, former owner.
Hauth, W., former owner.
Rudolf, C. R. (C. Robert), former owner.
McElvenny, Jeanette Watson, Mrs., donor.
Ferretti, Roberto, Duke of Castelferretto, donor.
Loudon, John H., donor.
Markus, Frits, donor.