Signature: (at end of crate on left, in reverse) F. Bouche / 1749
(lower guard, left corner) OVDRY.
(lower guard, right corner) [fleur-de-lis] A•C•C• BEAUVAIS.
Marking: (lower guard, right corner) [fleur-de-lis] A.C.C.BEAUVAIS.
Commissioned by Count Johann Hartvig Ernst Bernstorff (in Tapestry Room by Spring 1757) ; Nephew of Count Johann Hartvig Ernst Bernstorff (by descent, 1772–97) ; Prince Frederick Ferdinand and Princess Caroline of Denmark , Bernstorff Palace (until 1881) ; King George of Greece , Bernstorff Palace (through early 20th century) ; Private Collection, France (until at least 1906) ; James A. Stillman (until 1918) ; Dr. Ernest G. Stillman (by descent, until 1922; to MMA)