Inscribed in upper right, in graphite, "12" on verso, at lower left, in graphite, "18", and at lower center, "313".
Watermark: Basilisk or Dragon threatening a church or house. Probably Swiss (Heusler).
Thaw Catalogue Raisonné, 2017, no. 330, repr.
Denison, Cara D. et al. Drawings from the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Victor Thaw. Part II. New York : Pierpont Morgan Library, 1985, no. 7.
Jane Shoaf Turner, with contributions by Felice Stampfle, Dutch Drawings in the Pierpont Morgan Library: Seventeenth to Nineteenth Centuries, New York, 2006, cat. no. 243.
Reynolds, Joshua, Sir, 1723-1792, former owner.
Kann, Rodolphe, -1905, former owner.
Rice, A. Hamilton, former owner.
Silver, Louis H., former owner.
Thaw, Eugene Victor, former owner.
Thaw, Clare, former owner.