Inscription: [on verso at upper left]: 149 [underlined] / By J.S.Sargent /E.S. / V.O. / (trust); [at center]: [?]/21; [at lower left]: W.W; [at lower right]: 990 [encircled]
For exhibition history through 2000, see Stephanie L. Herdrich and H. Barbara Weinberg, American Drawings and Watercolors in the Metropolitan Museum of Art: John Singer Sargent, New York, 2000.