upper right in plate: 3.; at bottom in plate: G.E. Hicks delt. / F. Joubert, sc. / This little nurseling, take him to thy love, / And shield the bird unfledged, since gone the parent dove. / Art-Union of London, 1846.
Marks and Labels
stamped upper left verso in blue ink: Corcoran Gallery of Art. Washington. D.C. Jun 12 1882
Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, 1882; acquired 2015 by the National Gallery of Art