Signed and inscribed, on the mount beneath the drawing, in brown ink, "Dresden d. 16/11 57; Zu freundlichem Andeuken / CG Carus"; below this, in brown ink, "Carl Gustav Carus".
Thaw Catalogue Raisonné, 2017, no. 36, repr.
The Thaw collection of master drawings : acquisitions since 2002. New York : Morgan Library & Museum, 2009, no. 33, repr.
Thaw, Eugene Victor, former owner.
Thaw, Clare, former owner.