Inscribed at lower right, in brush and brown ink, "P. Brevgel F".
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. 13, no. 18, repr.
Collection J. Pierpont Morgan : drawings by the old masters formed by C. Fairfax Murray. London : Privately printed, 1905-1912, I, 114, repr. (as P. Brueghel)
Bruegel, Pieter, 1564-1638, Formerly attributed to.
Blomfield, G. J., Rev., former owner.
Cohen, active 1894, former owner.
Panciatichi, former owner.
Murray, Charles Fairfax, 1849-1919, former owner.
Morgan, J. Pierpont (John Pierpont), 1837-1913, former owner.