Inscription: Annotated by modern hand in graphite at lower left, "Luca Giordano born 1626 [?]."
Private Collection, Scotland; Richard Day
Walter Vitzthum "The Literature of Art: Luca Giordano." The Burlington Magazine. vol. 112, April,. London, 1970, fig. no. 71, p. 244., ill.
Walter Vitzthum I disegni dei maestri: Il barocco a Napoli e nell'Italia meridionale. Milan, 1971, fig. no. 27, p. 85., ill.
Italian 17th Century Drawings from British Private Collections. Ehx. cat. The Merchants' Hall, Edinburgh, 1972, cat. no. 62, fig. no. 62, ill.
Jacob Bean "Departmental Accessions: Drawings." in Annual Report of the Trustees of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, July 1, 1976 - June 30, 1977. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, no. 107, New York, 1977, p. 45.
Jacob Bean, Lawrence Turčić 17th century Italian Drawings in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1979, cat. no. 228, fig. no. 228, pp. 174-75, ill.