(Probably) Commissioned for Henry Howard, 4th Earl of Carlisle, via Consul Joseph Smith, for the Canaletto Room at Castle Howard, Yorkshire, and by descent to the following.
The Hon. Geoffrey W. A. Howard, Castle Howard, Yorkshire; (†), Christie's, London, 18 February 1944, lot 10, as 'Canaletto' (140 gns., with a companion piece, to the following.)
with David M. Koetser, New York.
Mrs G. A. F. Wills, London, 1966; (†), Christie's, London, 25 November 1966, lot 30, as 'Marieschi' (4000 gns., as a set of four).
with Agnew's, London.
PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN
D. Succi, Marieschi / Tra Canaletto e Guardi, Torino, 1989, pp. 112 and 117-120, fig. 113.
R. Toledano, Michele Marieschi, Milan, 1995, p. 127, no. V.47.
F. Montecuccoli degli Erri and F. Pedrocco, Michele Marieschi. La vita, l'ambiente, l'opera, Milan, 1999, pp. 241-243, no. 21.
London, Walpole Gallery, Venetian Baroque and Rococo Paintings, 1990, no. 39.