by the artist, lower left in brown wash: In der Wüste Jan: 1859; by the artist, lower right in brown wash: Carl Haag; by the artist? upper left verso in graphite: Norman; by the artist? upper right verso in graphite: 20.gs.; by the artist? upper right verso in brown wash: No 12; by the artist, lower left verso in graphite: A dead Camel / in der Wüste (not deciphered) Roten Meer / Janüar 1859
By descent through the family of the artist; (Yvonne tan Bunzl, London); purchased 2000 by NGA.
- Six Centuries of Prints and Drawings: Recent Acquisitions, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 2004 - 2005