Offered by his sons, Raphael and Benjamin, to the United States in 1826.
Artist's sale; (+) Robins, London, 22-25 May 1829, lot 161 (70 gns to Rothschild).
with Appleby Brothers, London.
Robert D. Childs, Boston, 1956.
Dr. Simon Stone, Manchester, New Hampshire, acquired in London, by 1960.
Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 21 July 1989, lot 197.
THIS LOT IS SOLD WITHOUT RESERVE
J. Locquin, Le Peinture d'histoire en France de 1747 à 1785, Paris, 1912, p. 154.
H. von Erffa and A. Staley, The Paintings of Benjamin West, New Haven, 1986, pp. 41-42, 182, no. 39.
London, Benjamin West's Gallery, 1821, no. 92.
London, Benjamin West's Gallery, 1822-28, no. 104 [or no. 140].