signed by artist, lower right in negative: pool of Bethesda / juin at [?] 1857; on verso, by unknown hand, along top edge in graphite: Piscine Probatoire Bethesda; lower center in brown ink: [? inscription possibly in Greek]
(sale, Sotheby's, London, 08 May 1992, lot 19, as Sebastopol and Balaclava, Greece and Jerusalem. An album containing Twenty Four Photographs, 1850s); Michael and Jane Wilson, Wilson Centre for Photography, London, acquired 1992; gift to NGA, 2012.