VAT rate of 5% is payable on hammer price and at 15% on the buyer's premium
Anonymous sale; Sotheby's, London, 27 March 1963, lot 43, when acquired by the father of the present owner.
THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN
L.B. Kanter, The Late Works of Luca Signorelli and his Followers, 1498-1559, Ph.D. Thesis, New York University, 1989, p. 116.
L.B. Kanter, 'Some Late Alterpieces by Luca Signorelli', in Studi di Storia dell'Arte, II, 1991, pp. 186-7.
T. Henry, in L.B. Kanter, Luca Signorelli: The Complete Paintings, London, 2001, p. 206, no. 60, illustrated.