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Part of a decorative scheme commissioned by the City of Lincoln for the Church of St. Peter-at-Arches, 1727/8.
Moved to the Church of St. Giles, Lincoln, 1936, following the demolition of St. Peter-at-Arches.
On loan to Lincoln Cathedral Library.
The Property of St. Giles Parish Church, Lincoln
G. Vertue, 'Notebooks of George Vertue', Walpole Society, 1929-52, III, p. 108.
E. Croft-Murray, Decorative Painting in England 1537-1837, London, 1962, I, pp. 197-8, p. 93, illustrated.
London, Royal Academy, Italian Art and Britain, 1960, no. 192, p. 80.