Inscribed on old decorated mount, at left immediately below drawing, in brown ink, "Boudovin f."; at lower left corner, in graphite, "Ex Riggall 499". On verso, in different hands, in black ink, in lower left corner, "N. 128"; in brown ink, "1-11-6"; in graphite, "by A.F. Boudewyns", at lower center, in graphite, "3"; in lower right corner, "d/pr/t".
Collection J. Pierpont Morgan : Drawings by the Old Masters Formed by C. Fairfax Murray. London : Privately printed, 1905-1912, III, 229, repr.
Stampfle, Felice, with the assistance of Ruth S. Kraemer and Jane Shoaf Turner. Netherlandish Drawings of the Fifteenth and Sixteenth Centuries and Flemish Drawings of the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries in the Pierpont Morgan Library. New York : Pierpont Morgan Library, 1991, p. 117, no. 263 (repr.)
Watermark: fleur-de-lis (cf. Heawood 1699: Paris, 1696). Old decorated mount on which drawing is laid down has a different fleur-de-lis mark.
Riggall, Edward, former owner.
Murray, Charles Fairfax, 1849-1919, former owner.
Morgan, J. Pierpont (John Pierpont), 1837-1913, former owner.