across top in graphite: [?] now I thy lyfe begynne
Sir Sydney Cockerell (1867-1962), Cambridge, England; (sale, London, Phillips, 18 April 1988, lot 98); Peter Nahum Limited, London; purchased 1989 by NGA with funds from the Armand Hammer Foundation.
- Master Drawings from The Armand Hammer Collection: An Inaugural Celebration, NGA, 1989, unpaginated brochure.
- The Artist's Vision: Romantic Traditions in Great Britain, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 2006 - 2007
- Phillips, FINE ENG. DRWGS. & WATERCOLORS, London: 5/18/88, no.98.
- Hammer 1989, last entry.