Provenance

William Mayor, London, died 1874(Lugt 2799). Baron Adalbert von Lanna [1836-1909], Prague. J.P. Heseltine, London [d.1929] (Lugt 1507). Paul Hermann von Schwabach [1867-1938], Berlin. Captain Norman Robert Colville [1893-1974]. Dr. and Mrs. Francis Springwell, Keswick, England. (their sale, Sotheby's London, 28 June 1962, no. 10); Hans Calmann [1899-1982], Somerset. John Goelet. (sale, Sotheby's New York, 17 November 1986, no. 6); Peter Jay Sharp; (Artemis, New York); Private collector.







Exhibition History
1953
Drawings by Old Masters, Royal Academy, London, 1953, no. 24.
1959
Drawings by Old Masters from the Collection of Dr. and Mrs. Francis Springell, P, and D. Colnaghi and The Hatton Gallery, London and Newcastle upon Tyne, 1959, no. 17.
1994
European Master Drawings from the Collection of Peter Jay Sharp. National Academy of Design, New York, 1994, no. 20.
2007
Private Treasures: Four Centuries of European Master Drawings, The Morgan Library and Museum, New York, and National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 2007
2012
Drawn to Excellence: Renaissance to Romantic Drawings from a Private Collection. Smith College Museum of Art, Northampton, MA, and Herbert F. Johnson Museum, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, no. 1 (not reprod.).
Bibliography
1875
Mayor, W. A Brief Chronological Description of a Collection of Original Drawings and Sketches by the Most Celebrated Masters. London, 1875: no. 32.
1886
Gruyer, Gustav. Fra Bartolommeo della Porta et Mariotto Albertinelli. Paris, 1886: 101.
1938
Berenson, Bernard. Drawings of the Florentine Painters. Chicago, 1938: 2:no. 427a.
1976
Borgo, Ludovico. The Works of Mariotto Albertinelli. New York, 1976: p 307.
1986
Fischer, Chris. Disegni di Fra Bartolommeo e della sua scuola. Florence, 1986: under no. 30.