Signed and dated in pen and brown ink at left center, "B. West 1783".
Kraemer, Ruth S. Drawings by Benjamin West and his son Raphael Lamar West. New York : Pierpont Morgan Library, 1975, no. 115, repr.
Possible illustration for G. Minasi's "Academical Studies after Great Masters."
Margary, Harry, former owner.
Charles, Robert H., Mrs., donor.