Rev. John Sanford, Florence and London, by 1837 [see Sanford catalogue, 1837, p. 19, no. 102.] Sold Christie’s, London, March 9, 1839, no. 131, for £23 2s, to G. Yates. Possibly George Byng (1764-1847) or his nephew George Byng (1806-1886), second earl of Strafford of the third creation, Wrotham Park, Barnet (Middlesex) [according to information supplied by M. Knoedler; but unverified.] A.L. Nicholson, London, by 1930 [see letter of 20 February 1930 from Bernard Berenson to Nicholson in curatorial file]. M. Knoedler, New York, acquired December 1944 (stock no. A 2989) and sold to the Art Institute, May 10, 1945.