Inscribed in pencil by Sir Sydney C. Cockerell in bottom right corner, "p. 43".
Ryskamp, Charles, ed. Eighteenth Report to the Fellows of the Pierpont Morgan Library, 1975-1977. New York : Pierpont Morgan Library, 1978, p. 250-251.
William Morris and the Art of the Book, no. 95D, pl. civ.
One of eleven preparatory drawings for illustrations to the Kelmscott edition of Chaucer published at Hammersmith in 1896.
Burne-Jones, Philip, 1861-1926, former owner.
Cockerell, Sydney Carlyle, Sir, 1867-1962 former owner.
Crawford, John M., former owner.
Chaucer, Geoffrey, -1400. Man of law's tale.