Inscribed at upper right corner, in brown ink, "R".
Collection J. Pierpont Morgan : Drawings by the Old Masters Formed by C. Fairfax Murray. London : Privately printed, 1905-1912, I, 203, repr. (as Rembrandt)
Jane Shoaf Turner, with contributions by Felice Stampfle, Dutch Drawings in the Pierpont Morgan Library: Seventeenth to Nineteenth Centuries, New York, 2006, cat. no. 115.
Watermark: none visible through lining with fiber optic light.
Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn, 1606-1669, Formerly attributed to.
Leighton of Stretton, Frederic Leighton, Baron, 1830-1896, former owner.
Vos Jacobszoon, Jacob de, 1803-1878, former owner.
Murray, Charles Fairfax, 1849-1919, former owner.
Morgan, John Pierpont, 1837-1913, former owner.