lower left in brown gouache: S. Gessner 1785
Prince Heinrich Reuss, Bad Köstritz. Hannelore Kettler, Frankfurt am Main, 1945. (David Tunick, New York); purchased 2002 by NGA.
- Six Centuries of Prints and Drawings: Recent Acquisitions, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 2004 - 2005
- Robison, Andrew. "Three Italianate Watercolors," National Gallery of Art Bulletin, no. 28, Fall, 2002, 6-7.