Ryskamp, Charles, ed. Twentieth Report to the Fellows of the Pierpont Morgan Library, 1981-1983. New York : Pierpont Morgan Library, 1984, p. 273.
Formerly attributed to Benedetto Luti, Florence 1666-1724 Rome.
Previously attributed to Benedetto Luti, this drawing was recognized by David Lachenmann as the work of Guglielmo Cortese, il Borgognone. Two earlier drawings for the same composition are in the National Gallery of Canada (inv. 18727) and the Istituto Centrale per la Grafica [formerly known as the Gabinetto Nazionale delle Stampe], Rome (inv. FC 127089).