Inscribed on verso, at upper left, in pen and brown ink, [mathematical computations]; at upper center, in pen and brown ink, "e una i / e capitelli"; at right, in pen and brown ink, "cotato".
Oberhuber, Konrad, and Dean Walker. Sixteenth Century Italian Drawings From the Collection of János Scholz. Washington, D.C. : National Gallery of Art ; New York : Pierpont Morgan Library, 1973, no. 34, repr.
Ryskamp, Charles, ed. Seventeenth Report to the Fellows of the Pierpont Morgan Library, 1972-1974. New York : Pierpont Morgan Library, 1976, p. 151-152.
Scholz, Janos. Italian Master Drawings, 1350-1800, from the János Scholz Collection. New York : Dover, 1976, no. 41, repr.
Formerly attributed to Domenico Beccafumi, Siena 1484-1551 Siena.
Beccafumi, Domenico, 1486-1551, Formerly attributed to.
Richardson, Jonathan, 1665-1745, former owner.
Scholz, János, former owner.