Inscribed on the verso, at lower center, with dealer's code, in graphite, "96/L7777" ("L" is uppercase Greek lamda).
Jane Shoaf Turner, with contributions by Felice Stampfle, Dutch Drawings in the Pierpont Morgan Library: Seventeenth to Nineteenth Centuries, New York, 2006, cat. no. 27.
The drawing is a study for the artist's painting "Oriental Market Hall", which was on the Munich art market in 1971.
Bega, Cornelis Pietersz., approximately 1631-1664.
Gordon, R., former owner.
Gordon, R., Mrs., former owner.