Signed and dated at upper right, in black chalk, "-PM["P" in superscript, "M" in subscript]olyn- / -1655-".
Watermark: Foolscap, fragment of head.
Jane Shoaf Turner, with contributions by Felice Stampfle, Dutch Drawings in the Pierpont Morgan Library: Seventeenth to Nineteenth Centuries, New York, 2006, cat. no. 164.
Riggall, Edward, former owner.
Murray, Charles Fairfax, 1849-1919, former owner.
Morgan, J. Pierpont (John Pierpont), 1837-1913, former owner.