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Inscription

lower right in plate: Mart. Joa. Schmidt fec. 1771.; lower center in plate: S. Nicolaus / In Ungarn zu Waizen in Dom, hoch 15. Sch.; in later hand, center verso in graphite: c. Le Bl. 9 / G.-T. 17; by later hand, lower left verso in graphite: 55; by later hand, center verso in graphite: Le Bl. 9 / G.-5.17

Provenance

British Museum, London (Lugt 303 and duplicate stamp, Lugt 305). (sale, Galerie Gerda Bassenge, Berlin, 4-5 June 1999, no. 5993); (C. G. Boerner, New York, 1999); purchased 1999 by NGA with funds provided by The Ahmanson Foundation.

Bibliography
1925
Karl Garzarolli-Thurnlackh. Das graphische Werk Martin Johann Schmidts. Zurich, 1925.
1989
Rupert Feuchtm├╝ller, Der Kremser Schmidt, 1718 - 1801, Innsbruck, 1989.