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By family descent to Lady Catherine Ashburnham, Ashburnham Place, Battle, Sussex; Sotheby's, London, 24 June 1953, lot 60, as Joachim Patenir (£3,600).
with Thos. Agnew & Sons, Ltd., London, 1953, from whom purchased by Sir Robert Mayer.
with Thos. Agnew & Sons, Ltd., London, 1977, from whom purchased by Emmet Hughes, Princetown, New Jersey, as circle of Joos van Cleve.
with Lydia Joresco, 1990, from whom purchased by the present owner, as Joachim Patenir.
A Guide to the Pictures at Ashburnham, Sussex, unpublished typescript, p. 5.