Artist's monogram at lower left in border.
William Morris and the Art of the Book, exhibition catalogue by Paul Needham, Joseph Dunlap, and John Dreyfus, Pierpont Morgan Library, New York, 1976, no. 81B, pl. LXXXV.
Ryskamp, Charles, ed. Eighteenth Report to the Fellows of the Pierpont Morgan Library, 1975-1977. New York : Pierpont Morgan Library, 1978, p. 259.
One of three preparatory drawings for twenty-three woodcut engravings by A. Leverett for "The Story of the Glittering Plain", Kelmscott Press, 1894, p. 71.
The Library was also given the printed volume which first appeared in small quarto format.
Morris, William, 1834-1896. Story of the Glittering Plain.
Crawford, John M., former owner.