Commissioned by John Hinxman; Christie's, London, 25 March 1848, lot 78 (19 gns. to Roughet).
Miss C. O'Connell, Durant House, Northam.
National Westminster Bank Ltd.
An anonymous institution; Sotheby's, London, 14 July 1993, lot 102, where acquired by the present owner.
PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED PRIVATE COLLECTION
A. Graves, The British Institution: 1806-1867, London, 1908, p. 142.
G. Watkin Williams, 'The Life and Works of John Scarlett Davis (1804-1845)', The Old Water-Colour Society's Club, XLV, 1970, pp. 20-21.
London, Royal Academy, 1834, no. 400.
London, British Institution, 1836, no. 475.
London, Colnaghi, Paintings by Old Masters, 1956, no. 34.