Inscription

On mount, by later hands, lower left in graphite: Mr. McNab. Roy. Bot. Garden? (confirmed); upper right in graphite: H/2/53; stamped lower right: RSA;

Provenance

D.O. Hill; gift to Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh, 1852; de-accessioned, 1977; Howard and Jane Ricketts, London; NGA purchase, 2007.