Inscribed on verso near center in pen and brown ink, "Gionima"; possibly illegible collector's mark in orange ink on verso.
Watermark: Three crescents (close to Heawood 866 and 867).
Italian Baroque Drawings from the János Scholz Collection. Columbia, S.C. : Columbia Museum of Art, 1961, no. 41 (as Death of St. John the Baptist).
Komor, Mathias, 1909-1984, former owner.
Scholz, János, former owner.