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Possibly commissioned by Baldassari Torresani, Prior of San Giuseppe, Bologna, 1635 (see infra).
L. Salerno, La natura morta italiana: tre secoli di natura morta italiana: la raccolta Silvano Lodi, exhibition catalogue, Florence, 1984, p. 131, no. 59, as Emilian Master, 17th Century.
Italian still life painting from three centuries, the Silvano Lodi collection, exhibition catalogue, Jerusalem, 1994, no. 56.
P. Beusen, et. al., L'art gourmand, exhibition catalogue, Ghent, 1996, pp. 168-9.
B. Ghelfi, Il libro dei conti del Guercino, 1629-1666, Venice, 1997.
Italian still life painting, from the Silvano Lodi collection, exhibition catalogue, Tokyo, 2001, p. 56, no. 17.
S. Dathe, Natura morte italian: Italienisches stilleben aus vier Jahrhunderten, Sammlung Silvano Lodi, exhibition catalogue, Ravensburg, 2003, no. 53.
Munich, Bayerische Staatsgemäldesammlungen, Alte Pinakothek; Berlin, Gemäldegalerie Staatliche Museen-Preussischer Kulturbesitz, Italian still life painting from three centuries, the Silvano Lodi collection, 27 November 1984-27 October 1985, no. 59.
Saitama, The Museum of Modern Art; Darumaya, The Yomiuri Shimbun Museum of Art; and Shimoseki, City Art Museum, Italian still life from three centuries, 8 August 1986-1 February 1987, no. 53.
Jerusalem, The Israel Museum of Art, Italian still life painting, from the Silvano Lodi collection, June 1994, no. 56.
Tokyo, Seiji Togo Memorial Musuem of Art, Italian still life painting, from the Silvano Lodi collection, 28 April-26 May 2001, no. 17; and on tour in Japan.
Brussels, Crédit Communal de Bruxelles, L'Art Gourmand, November 1996-February 1997; Darmstadt, Hessisches Landesmuseum, 5 March-1 June 1997; and Cologne Wallraf-Richartz-Museum, 19 June-14 September 1997.
Ravensburg, Schloss Achberg, Natura Morta Italiana: Italienische stilleben aus vier Jarhunderten, sammlung Silvano Lodi, 11 April-12 October 2003.