Signed and dated at lower left, in pen and brown ink, "Rocho van Veen.1662"; inscribed at upper left, in pencil, "57".
Watermark: Foolscap with seven points, over "4" and three balls (Churchill no. 346: seventeenth century).
William Griswold et. al., The World Observed: Five Centuries of Drawings from the Collection of Charles Ryskamp. New York, 2001, no. 24.
Ryskamp, Charles, former owner.