Pen and brown ink and wash, with lead white opaque watercolor, over black chalk, on paper; black framing line at bottom.
11 1/16 x 20 7/8 inches (281 x 530 mm)
Purchased by Pierpont Morgan (1837-1913) in 1909.
Sir Thomas Lawrence, London (1769-1830; Lugt 2445); Benjamin West, London (1738-1820; Lugt 419); Brooke Sale, London, Sotheby's, 20 June 1891, no. 205, "Raffaelle. The Adoration of the Magi, in pen and bistre, heightened, vide Barnard's description on the back of the drawing; from the Ricci, Mead, Barnard and West Collections" bt by Murray for £2.0.0; Charles Fairfax Murray (1849-1919), London and Florence; from whom purchased through Galerie Alexandre Imbert, Rome, in 1909 by Pierpont Morgan (1837-1913), New York (no mark; see Lugt 1509); his son, J. P. Morgan, Jr. (1867-1943), New York.