by later hand, lower left verso in pen and brown ink: Mr. L'Ab. Nicolini
From an album acquired by Richard Neville Neville [1717-1793] in Paris in 1763; inherited in 1793 by Richard Aldworth Griffin-Neville, 2nd Baron Braybrooke; by descent to Robin Henry Charles Neville, 10th Lord Braybrooke (sale, Sotheby Parke Bernet, London, 10 December 1979, no. 87). Joseph F. McCrindle [1923-2008], New York; Joseph F. McCrindle Foundation, 2008; gift to NGA, 2009.
- The McCrindle Gift: A Distinguished Collection of Drawings and Watercolors. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 2012, 78-79, no. 28 (entry by Margaret Morgan Grasselli).