The mark M R DAUBUSSON is recorded as used at the Aubusson tapestry works from 16th to 18th Century in F.B. Thomson Tapestry, Mirror of History.
The same subject and composition is present in a tapestry sold in a sale of Important Continental Furniture and Tapestries at Sotheby's, London on 30th November 1990, lot 20 from the Property of the late Countess Beauchamp M.B.E.
The source of this very popular series of Chinese landscape tapestries was Fischer von Erlach's Entwurffeiner Historischem Architektur of 1721.
Two examples of this composition were sold at Sotheby's 19th May 1967 lot 149 and 9th December 1988.