Inscribed on verso, in pen and brown ink, "[...]ASTEL GANDOLFO / [...] RITTE ED INCISE / DA / [...]AMBATISTA [...]RANESI."
Stampfle, Felice. Giovanni Battista Piranesi, Drawings in the Pierpont Morgan Library. New York : Dover, 1978, no. 71, repr.
On verso is a fragment of a study for the title page of "Antichit ̉d'Albano e di Castel Gandolfo," 1764, f. 505.
Morgan, Jane Norton, 1868-1925, former owner.
Morgan, Junius Spencer, 1892-1960, former owner.
Morgan, Henry S. (Henry Sturgis), 1900-1982, former owner.