Art Journal, XIX, 1880, p. 46.
M. Watts, Catalogue of the Works of G.F. Watts compiled by his Widow, manuscript, vol. I, p. 82.
V. Franklin Gould, G. F. Watts: The Last Great Victorian, New Haven and London, 2004, p. 147.
Probably, London, Dudley Gallery, Winter Exhibition, 1880 as Rehearsing the Tableau.
Possibly, London, Grosvenor Gallery, Collection of the Works of G. F. Watts, R. A., 1882, no. 132 as A Study in Armour, (lent by the artist).
London, Goupil Gallery, A Connoisseur's Treasures, 1895, no. 15.