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Probably acquired by Sir William FitzHerbert, 1st Bt., whilst on the Grand Tour, circa 1768-9.
'Tissington Hall. - I. Derbyshire, The Seat of Sir Hugo Meynell FitzHerbert, Bt.', Country Life, 11 March 1911, p. 345, illustrated in situ in the Drawing-Room
H.A. Tipping, 'Tissington Hall', English homes Period III - Vol. II Late Tudor and Early Stuart 1558-1649, London, 1927, p. 196, fig. 237