Inscribed on the verso, at lower center, in graphite, "8". Inscribed on that part of the old mount underneath drawing, with Knapton code, in light brown ink: at upper center, "W 38"; at upper left corner, "45S"; and at upper right corner, "6N / L16"; and also at upper center, in graphite, "Philip de Koning".
Watermark: Grapes (similar to Heawood, no. 2103: Amsterdam, 1646). Centered between chain lines, hollow stem.
Collection J. Pierpont Morgan : Drawings by the Old Masters Formed by C. Fairfax Murray. London : Privately printed, 1905-1912, I, 212, repr.
Stampfle, Felice. Rubens and Rembrandt in Their Century : Flemish and Dutch Drawings of the Seventeenth Century from The Pierpont Morgan Library. New York : Pierpont Morgan Library, 1979, 62.
Knapton, George, 1698-1778, former owner.
Morrison, George, 1704?-1799, former owner.
Morrison, Georgina, former owner.
Hawley, Joseph Henry, Sir, 1813-1875, former owner.
Hawley, Henry, Sir, 1745-1825, former owner.
Murray, Charles Fairfax, 1849-1919, former owner.
Morgan, John Pierpont, 1837-1913, former owner.