Signed with the artist's monogram and dated, "1506".
Denison, Cara D., and Helen B. Mules, with the assistance of Jane V. Shoaf. European Drawings, 1375-1825. New York : Pierpont Morgan Library, 1981, no. 33, repr.
From Leonardo to Pollock: Master drawings from the Morgan Library. New York: Morgan Library, 2006, cat. no. 52, p. 112-113.
100 Master drawings from the Morgan Library & Museum. München : Hirmer, 2008, no. 65, repr. [Anne Varick Lauder]
This drawing is a study for one of the principal donors in the "Feast of the Rose Garlands", an altarpiece commissioned from Dürer by the German merchants in Venice for their national church, San Bartolommeo.
Andréossy, Antoine-François, comte, 1761-1828, former owner.
Lawrence, Thomas, Sir, 1769-1830, former owner.
Holford, Robert Stayner, 1808-1892, former owner.
Lanna, Adalbert Franz Josef, Freiherr von, 1836-1909, former owner.
Morgan, J. Pierpont (John Pierpont), 1837-1913, former owner.