in unknown hand, lower right in graphite: Clifton from Kingsweston / Oct. 20th.. 1830; in later hand, upper right verso: 269
By descent through the artist's family to Henry Bulwer (born 1854), Vancouver, Canada; Zeitlin & Ver Brugge Booksellers, Los Angeles; Lessing J. Rosenwald; gift to NGA, 1951.
- Clifford, Derek. Watercolours of The Norwich School. London, 1965: p. 62.