Signed, dated, and inscribed at lower left, "BVNNEY 1872-3 / Venice No. 157".
This drawing and a companion piece depicting the Scuola di San Marco (present location unknown) were commissioned by Pierpont Morgan (1837-1913) from the artist.
Morgan, J. Pierpont (John Pierpont), 1837-1913, former owner.
McCarron, Paul, former owner.