Inscribed on the verso at lower left, in graphite, "dh" (?) and "J. Lievens".
Watermark: Countermark: Letters "VM" or "MV" (similar to Heawood, no. 367A: 1683). Individual letters placed between chain lines.
The drawing is very likely a study-whether or not from nature-which the draughtsman then incorporated in the larger composition (222 x 370 mm) on Japanese paper in the British Museum, London.
Greville, Charles, 1762-1832, former owner.
Warwick, George Guy Greville, Earl of, 1818-1893, former owner.
Murray, Charles Fairfax, 1849-1919, former owner.
Morgan, John Pierpont, 1837-1913, former owner.