Inscription: Written on reverse in pen and ink: European Subject. (pencil notations illegible)
On reverse of scroll in Chinese characters: translit.: Xi yang hua renwu; trans.: a human subject in western style attributed to Lang Shining (Castiglione), by Fong Chow.
Marking: Seals: two, on reverse of scroll in red and brown (of Alice Boney, dealer)
[ Therese Margaret Clayton , New York, until 1965; sold to MMA]