Inscribed variously with color notations in pen and brown ink, "Black / Black Gold / Gold White".
Kraemer, Ruth S. Drawings by Benjamin West and His Son, Raphael Lamar West. New York : Pierpont Morgan Library, 1975, no. 44, repr.
The three figures in the lower half of this drawing correspond to plates LXX, LXXVII, and LXXVIII of Joseph's Strutt's publication, "A Complete View of the Dress and Habits of the People of England," London, 1796-99. West probably had access to Strutt's manuscript in the King's Library.
Margary, Harry, former owner.
Charles, Robert H., Mrs., donor.