Inscribe in graphite at upper left, "72"; at lower left, "L 1:10".
Kraemer, Ruth S. Drawings by Benjamin West and His Son, Raphael Lamar West. New York : Pierpont Morgan Library, 1975, no. 33, repr.
This drawing depicts the story of Genesis XXVII. West may have considered including the subject in the King's Chapel, Windsor, but in the end did not.
Margary, Harry, former owner.
Charles, Robert H., Mrs., donor.