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Commissioned by Thomas Tertius Paget, 1852.
by descent from the sitters to Major Guy Paget.
by descent to The Rt Hon. Lord Paget of Northamptonshire, Q.C. and Lady Paget; Sotheby's, London, 9 July 1986, lot 137.
with Richard Green, London, 1997, from whom acquired by the present owner.
Major Guy Paget, The Melton Mowbray of John Ferneley, 1931, p. 153, no. 651, illustrated p. xi and p. 56.
Leicester, Leicester Museum and Art Gallery, Sport in the Midlands, 12 December 1928 to 13 January 1929.
London, Allendale House, Loan Exhibition of Sporting Pictures in Aid of the London Foot Hospital, February 1931.
Leicester, Leicester Museums and Art Gallery, John Ferneley, 1782-1860, 15 October to 13 November 1961, no. 48.