Inscribed on the old van Parijs mount, in black ink, "Asselyn Crabbetje".
Watermark: Three lines of text: "I DVMAS FIN PERIGORD" over "1742."
Collection J. Pierpont Morgan : Drawings by the Old Masters Formed by C. Fairfax Murray. London : Privately printed, 1905-1912, III, 192, repr.
Jane Shoaf Turner, with contributions by Felice Stampfle, Dutch Drawings in the Pierpont Morgan Library: Seventeenth to Nineteenth Centuries, New York, 2006, cat. no. 393.
Gael, Barent, Formerly attributed to.
Asselijn, Jan, -1652, Formerly attributed to.
Van Parijs, ca. 1789-1839, former owner.
Murray, Charles Fairfax, 1849-1919, former owner.
Morgan, J. Pierpont (John Pierpont), 1837-1913, former owner.