Inscribed at lower left, in pen and brown ink, "9", at lower right, "145"; on mount, centered below design, "Pietro Testa".
Ryskamp, Charles, ed. Nineteenth Report to the Fellows of the Pierpont Morgan Library, 1978-1980. New York : Pierpont Morgan Library, 1981, p. 218.
Scholz, Janos. Italian Master Drawings, 1350-1800, from the János Scholz Collection. New York : Dover, 1976, no. 92, repr.
Watermark: none visible through lining.
Scholz, János, former owner.