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Inscription: 'HB. i' added at bottom left and 'WH' added at right, not by Hollar; Lettered with two lines of Latin 'Gradientes in superbia...humiliaere Dan.4 '.Marking: Franz Josef II von Liechtenstein (1906-1989) . The Metropolitan Museum of Art purchased 17,000 prints from this collection between 1949 and 1962.
Gustav Mayer; Princes of Liechtenstein, Vaduz and Vienna; Vendor: P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.
Pennington 238 ii/iv; New Hollstein (Hollar Part IV) 1132 II/IV, from one of the later 18th century editions, without ornamental borders but before numbers and re-working
Richard Pennington A Descriptive Catalogue of the Etched Work of Wenceslaus Hollar, 1607-1677. Cambridge, 1982.Simon Turner Wenceslaus Hollar: New Hollstein German engravings, etchings and woodcuts, 1400-1700. Giulia Bartrum, vols. 1-9, 2009–2012.
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