Catalogue of the exhibition, Jacob Jordaens, Antwerp, 1905, fig. 60, as Jacob Jordaens.
M. Rooses, Jacob Jordaens: His Life and Work, trans. E.C. Boers, London, 1908, pp. 81-2, 86, 109, 187 and 264, illustrated p. 89, as Jacob Jordaens, dated to circa 1638.
R.-A. d'Hulst, 'Jordaens Drawings: Supplement 1', Master Drawings, XVIII, 1980, p. 366, under no. A193a, as 'Studio of Jacob Jordaens'.
M. Vandenven, in the catalogue of the exhibition, Jacob Jordaens, Antwerp, 1993, I, p. 202, under no. A63.
'AN.VERPSCHE PROPAG...., Tehtoonstelling Schilderkunst...., 10 August-22 September 1935, as 'Jacob Jordaens', lent by Leon Le Blon (label on the stretcher).