Signature: in plate below image: "Painted by G. Morland / Engrav'd by Bartoloti"
Inscription: in plate, below image: "The Tavern Door. / Laetitia deserted by her Seducer is thrown upon the town"
Princes of Liechtenstein; Vendor: P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.
see Dawe, p. 146; D'Oench 300e (copy); Richardson 162
George Dawe, John James Foster The Life of George Morland: with an introduction and notes by J. J. Foster; illustrated by 56 plates from examples in the National and private galleries. T. Werner Laurie, London, 1909, p. 146.
Ellen D'Oench "Copper into Gold": Prints by John Raphael Smith, 1751–1812. New Haven and London, 1999, p. 228, no. 300e (copy).