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Inscription: Inscriptions below the composition in the lowest margin and on the back read: Caprimulgus [in pencil lower margin]; 465 chapka [in ink lower margin]; chapka [in ink on a ticket on the reverse]
Claude Martin, Lucknow, India (until d. 1800); Family of Charles Jenkinson, 1st Earl of Liverpool (after 1800); [ Victoria Munroe, Boston, until 2004; sold to MMA]
Chubb, William. "Natural History Drawings from the Collection of Claude Martin (1735-1800)." In The Lucknow Menagerie. London: Niall Hobhouse, 2001. p. 40.
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