Inscription: Verso: at upper left, inscribed "Addi 19. di juglio 1572 zu fiorenzo / Horicento una della vostra 4 di juglio" in pen and brown ink (This day the 19th of July 1572 at Florence / Originating from one of yours the 4th of July)
Private Collection, Europe; Vendor: sale, Sotheby's, London (British), July 3, 1996, lot 56 (as by the artist Hendrick Goltzius)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," October 21, 1996–January 6, 1997.
Sotheby's, London Old Master Drawings. [Sale catalogue]. July 3, 1996, cat. 56 (as by the artist Hendrick Goltzius), ill.