lower left in plate: PTL; lower right in plate: Gio. Iacomo Rossi Le Stampa in Roma alla Pace; by later hand, lower center on mount, in pen and black ink: B/ Lista 3 No. 29; by different later hand, lower center on mount, in graphite, Pietro Testa / Bartsch XX pag. 219 #15/ 2.me Etat. v. II/ (Rossi's Adresse)/ "St. Hieronimus i.d. Wüste"; by later hand, lower right on mount, in graphite, 626; by later hand, upper left on mount verso, in graphite, 99060-29/2
(Galerie Bassenge, Berlin, 26 May 2011, lot 5222); (C. G. Boerner, New York); purchased 2011 by NGA.
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- Cropper, Elizabeth. Pietro Testa 1612 - 1650: Prints and Drawings. Philadelphia, 1988: no. 71