by later hand, upper left vertical margin in brown ink: Georgio Vasari fecit.; by later hand, center verso in red chalk: Domenico Viani / Bolognese; by later hand, center verso in dark brown ink: Orig di / Domenico Viani / Bolognese; by later hand, center verso in light brown ink: No. 1575.; by later hand, lower center verso in graphite: This Ornament is by Georgio Vasari; by later hand, upper right verso in brown ink: inv (?) 4.8.; by later hand, upper left verso in brown ink: 9
John Talman (1677-1726), England; William Fagg; (Annamaria Edelstein, London); purchased 1994 by NGA.
- Recent Acquisitions of Works of Art on Paper, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1995 (no catalogue).