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By descent in the sitter's family to John Nicholas Pelham, 9th Earl of Chichester, Stanmer Park, Sussex, (sold by order of the Trustees); Christie's, London, 14 February 1969, lot 27 (170 gns. to Eyles).
Anonymous sale: Christie's, London 20 June 1969, lot 2 (140 gns. to the husband of the present owner).
J. Douglas Stewart, Sir Godfrey Kneller and the English Baroque Portrait, Oxford, 1983, p. 115, no. 437.