signed in pen an brown ink "R Alt Venedig Oct 874"; by the artist, upper center verso in graphite: Eigenthum des Herrn von Kuffner / Rudolph von Alt
Moritz von Kuffner [1854-1939], Vienna; by descent; (Artemis Fine Arts, Inc., New York); purchased 2003 by NGA.
- Six Centuries of Prints and Drawings: Recent Acquisitions, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 2004 - 2005
- The Poetry of Light - La poesia della luce: Venetian Drawings from the National Gallery of Art, Museo Correr, Venice, Venice, 2014 - 2015, no. 132.
- Robison, Andrew. "The Piazza San Marco." In National Gallery of Art Bulletin. Fall 2003.