Inscription: Inscribed in plate below image: "The GOLDEN APPLE or the MODERN PARIS. / Pub-d. March 2 by J. Phillips No. 164 Piccadilly"
Francis Harvey (British, active by 1859–died 1899); C. W. Dyson Perrins, his sale, Sotheby's London, Jan. 12, 1959, lot 163; Vendor: Sotheby's, London, Jan. 12, 1959
Joseph Grego Rowlandson the Caricaturist: A selection from his works, with anecdotal desciptions.... 2 vols., London, 1880, vol. I, p. 152, vol. II, p. 390.