M.J. Friedländer and J. Rosenberg, Die Gemälde von Lucas Cranach, Berlin, 1932, p. 71, under no. 228, as 'a copy'.
R. Klibansky, et al., Saturn and Melancholy, London, 1964, p. 382, under note 21, as 'a copy'.
K. Paris, ed., The Frederick W. Schumacher Collection, Columbus, 1976, pp. 194-196, as 'Lucas Cranach the Elder'.
M.J. Friedländer and J. Rosenberg, The Paintings of Lucas Cranach, Ithaca, 1978, p. 124, no. 277b, as 'a copy'.
Columbus, Gallery of Fine Arts, The Gothic North, 1 October-7 November 1949, lot 27, as 'School of Cranach'.