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Craven Collection, Coombe Abbey, by 1866, and by descent to George Grimston, 3rd Earl of Craven (b. 1841); (+) Phillips, London, 18 December 1984, lot 29, when acquired by the father of the present owner.
Craven inventory, Combe Abbey, 1866, no. 194.
W.J. Hoogsteder, De Schilderijen van Frederik en Elizabeth, Koning en Koningin van Bohemen, Doctoraalscriptie, University of Utrecht, The Netherlands, London & Utrecht, 1986, I, pp. 126-7, no. 69; II, p. 23.
J.R. Judson and R.E.O. Ekkart, Gerrit van Honthorst 1592-1656, Doornspijk, 1999, p. 274, under no. 360, version 2, fig. 253, as Studio.