by descent to The Rev. E.H. Dawkins; Christie's London, 28 February 1913, lot 10 (40 gns. to Edwards).
W.G. Strickland, 'Hugh Douglas Hamilton, Portrait-Painter', The Second Annual Volume of the Walpole Society, 1912-1913, Oxford, 1913, p. 105.
A. Crookshank and the Knight of Glin, 'Some Italian Pastels by Hugh Douglas Hamilton', Irish Arts Review Year Book, 1997, vol. 13, p. 69, no. 18.