lower left in chalk: Study from Nature; by later hand, center verso in brown ink: This drawing by G. F Watts / was bought from the executors / of his widow. 1938 -. T E.Lowinsky.
Thomas Esmond Lowinsky (1891-1947), London (Lugt 2420a); (J.S. Maas & Co., Ltd., London); purchased by William B. O'Neal, Charlottesville, VA, 1978-1994; gift to NGA, 1995.
- Drawings from the O'Neal Collection, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1993, no. 54.
- Drawings from the O'Neal Collection, Georgia Museum of Art, The University of Georgia, Athens, 4 May-16 June, 1996.
- NGA O'Neal 1993, ex 54.