Thomas Tomkins (1743-1816); Mr. Hickman's Gallery, London, 25-28 February 1818, part of lot 289 (£32.10s.).
Robert Holford, thence by descent to
Sir George Holford; Sotheby's, London, 17 May 1928, part of lot 29b (as 'A series of some 270 drawings by Stefano della Bella, of a variety of subjects, including animals, birds, landscapes, figures, vessels, etc., collected by Thomas Tompkins, mounted in a finely bound red morocco volume with gilt tooling').
Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 18 March 1975, part of lot 52, when acquired by the present owner.