Inscribed on the verso, in graphite, at lower left, "1"; and at lower center, "open/30 / JAPL (?)".
Ryskamp, Charles, ed. Twenty-First Report to the Fellows of the Pierpont Morgan Library, 1984-1986. New York : Pierpont Morgan Library, 1989, p. 373.
Jane Shoaf Turner, with contributions by Felice Stampfle, Dutch Drawings in the Pierpont Morgan Library: Seventeenth to Nineteenth Centuries, New York, 2006, cat. no. 249.
Maes, Nicolaes, approximately 1634-1693, Formerly attributed to.
Baker, Clinton, former owner.
Beets, Nicolaas, 1878-1963, former owner.
Rudolf, C. R. (C. Robert), former owner.
Stein, Adolphe, former owner.
Haupt, Enid A. (Enid Annenberg), 1906-2005, donor.
Heinemann, Rudolf J., Mrs., donor.
Tucker, Michael, Mrs., donor.