lower right in plate: A. Bloemaert inue. / J. Saenredam sculp. / 3; four line Latin text across bottom in plate: Ambitiosa ... fructus.; by later hand, lower center verso in graphite: DTTC
Private collection (indistinct armorial mark); Jan Baptist de Graaf, Amsterdam [1742-1804]; Heinrich Schwarz, Vienna (Lugt 1372); (sale, Sotheby's, New York, 12 May 1994, lot 172); (David Tunick, New York); purchased by NGA, 1994.
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