Inscribed on the verso, in brown ink, at lower left, in Esdaile's hand, "1835 10652x"; and at lower right, "J van der Viene".
Jane Shoaf Turner, with contributions by Felice Stampfle, Dutch Drawings in the Pierpont Morgan Library: Seventeenth to Nineteenth Centuries, New York, 2006, cat. no. 266.
Watermark: none visible through lining.
Lagoy, Jean-Baptiste de Meryan, marquis de, 1764-1829, former owner.
Esdaile, William, 1758-1837, former owner.
Tully, Alice, 1902-1993, former owner.