VAT rate of 5% is payable on hammer price and at 17.5% on the buyer's premium.
Given by the artist to George Keate (1729-1797), writer and painter (50 gns.).
'Memorandum of Paintings by Angelica Kauffmann', in V. Manners and G.C. Williamson, Angelica Kauffmann, R.A.: Her Life and Works, London, 1924, p. 158.
W. Wassyng Roworth, 'Between 'Old Tiber' and 'Envious Thames': The Angelica Kauffman Connection,' in D. Marshall, S. Russell and K. Wolfe, eds., Roma Britannica: Art Patronage and Cultural Exchange in Eighteenth-Century Rome, London, 2010.
Vaduz, Liechtensteinische Staatliche Kunstsammlung, and Milan, Palazzo della Permanente, Hommage an Angelika Kauffmann, June 1992-January 1993.