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By descent from the sitter to Charles, 5th Lord Suffield, Gunton Park, Norfolk (recorded there by Duleep Singh, 25 August 1907, loc.cit.). Anon. sale, Sotheby's, London, 10 November 1982, lot 20, as 'Studio of Daniel Mytens', sold together with the following lot (£3850).
Prince Frederick Duleep Singh, Portraits in Norfolk Houses, 1927, I, p.196, no. 49, as of an unnamed sitter.