by later hand, lower left in graphite: Frey; by later hand, upper left verso in graphite: x403 (in circle); by later hand, upper center verso in red crayon: D498 (in circle); by later hand, center verso in graphite: Coll Mark / Frey / or Gellozzi / 17th sch / Caracci / School; by later hand, lower left verso in graphite: Coll on(superscript) Vallardi
Giuseppe Valardi [1784-1863], Milan (Lugt 1223); Joseph F. McCrindle [1923-2008], New York; Joseph F. McCrindle Foundation, 2008; gift to NGA, 2009.
- The Academy of Europe: Rome in the 18th Century, The William Benton Museum of Art, The University of Connecticut, Storrs, 1973, 51-52, no. 39.
- Grasselli, Margaret M., and Arthur K. Wheelock, Jr., eds. The McCrindle Gift: A Distinguished Collection of Drawings and Watercolors. Exh. cat. National Gallery of Art. Washington, 2012: 177 (color).