Inscribed on the verso, at lower left, in black chalk, "472"; below this, in another hand (under the de Vos stamp), in black chalk, "...driis (?)"; illegible inscription below this (also under stamp); further below, in graphite, "aL-0-?"; and at lower center, in graphite, "A 5635".
Watermark: Fleur-de-lis in a crowned shield, over "4". Fragment of Strasbourg lily.
Jane Shoaf Turner, with contributions by Felice Stampfle, Dutch Drawings in the Pierpont Morgan Library: Seventeenth to Nineteenth Centuries, New York, 2006, cat. no. 263.
Vos Jacobszoon, Jacob de, 1803-1878, former owner.
Langerhuizen, Pieter, 1839-1918, former owner.
Otto, Curt, 1880-1929, former owner.
Rudolf, C. R., 1884-1974, former owner.
Markus family, donor.