By descent from the artist to his younger daughter Elizabetha (1781-1806), and by her inheritance to her husband,
Captain John Dale, and by descent to the following,
Mrs Elphinstone Farrier, 42 Pont Street S.W.1 [The Property of a Lady whose husband was a descendant of Thomas Jones, a pupil of Richard Wilson, R.A.]; Christie's, London, 2 July 1954, probably lot 215 (6 gns. to the following),
with Colnaghi's, London, where acquired by
Sir Francis Watson, KCVO (1907-1992), by 1958, and by inheritance to the present owner.
PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN (LOTS 164, 206 & 225)
Norwich, Castle Museum, Eighteenth Century Italy and the Grand Tour, 23 May- 27 July 1958, no. 34.
Rome, Il Settecento a Roma, 19 March-31 May 1959, no. 310.
London, Marble Hill House, Twickenham, and Cardiff, National Museum of Wales, Thomas Jones (1742-1803), 1 June-30 September 1970, no. 39.