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Bought by James Ogilvy Fairlie of Myres Castle, Fife, in 1887 at the Gibson-Craig sale, and by inheritance
(Possibly) W. Armstrong, Sir Henry Raeburn, London, 1901, p. 106.
(Possibly) E. Pinnington, Sir Henry Raeburn, R.A., London, 1904, p. 237.
(Possibly) J. Greig, Sir Henry Raeburn, R.A., His Life and Works with a Catalogue of his Pictures, London, 1911, p. 50.
D. Mackie, Raeburn Complete Catalogue, Life and Art, unpublished PHD thesis, University of Edinburgh and Yale, III, pp. 586-7, no. 461.
Edinburgh, Raeburn, 1876, no. 5, lent by the Gibson-Craig family.