Inscribed on the verso, in graphite, at upper right (turned upside down), "S. de Vlieger / Delft.Rotterd.Poort"; at lower center, "4"; at lower right, above stamped collector's mark of Rech, "376"; and next to this, "150".
Watermark: Countermark: Letters "PD" centered between chain lines.
Ryskamp, Charles, ed. Nineteenth Report to the Fellows of the Pierpont Morgan Library, 1978-1980. New York : Pierpont Morgan Library, 1981, p. 220-221.
Jane Shoaf Turner, with contributions by Felice Stampfle, Dutch Drawings in the Pierpont Morgan Library: Seventeenth to Nineteenth Centuries, New York, 2006, cat. no. 327.
Waterloo, Anthonie, 1610-1690, Formerly attributed to.
Lambert, Gerard B., Mrs., donor.
Lambert, Leon, Baron, donor.
Loudon, John H., donor.
Thatcher, John S., donor.
Burlett, E., former owner.
Rech, M. K. H., former owner.
Knight, F. W. A., former owner.