Signed and dated at lower left, "H. Farrer 1880"; inscribed by the artist, at lower center, "On the Hillside".
Ryskamp, Charles, ed. Nineteenth Report to the Fellows of the Pierpont Morgan Library, 1978-1980. New York : Pierpont Morgan Library, 1981, p. 190.
Davis, Cecily Langdale, former owner.