Inscribed on the verso, in graphite, at upper left corner, "c 369"; twice in lower quarter, "Metzu"; and in lower right corner, "c 369 [upside down] / £1.11.6".
Collection J. Pierpont Morgan : Drawings by the Old Masters Formed by C. Fairfax Murray. London : Privately printed, 1905-1912, I, 145 (as Metsu)
Metsu, Gabriel, 1629-1669, Formerly attributed to.
Holford, Robert Stayner, 1808-1892, former owner.
Murray, Charles Fairfax, 1849-1919, former owner.
Morgan, John Pierpont, 1837-1913, former owner.