O. Benesch, Rembrandt, Werk und Forschung, Vienna, 1935, p. 58.
Verzameling 'Amsterdam', W.J.R. Dreesmann, 1949, II, p. 359, illustrated opposite p. 409.
Amsterdam, Rijksmuseum, and Rotterdam, Boymans-van Beuningen Museum, Rembrandt Etsen, 1956, no. 227.
C. White, Rembrandt and his World, London, 1964, p. 80, illustrated.
O. Benesch, The Drawings of Rembrandt, London, 1973, VI, no. 1359, fig. 1674, as Rembrandt, dating it about 1665-66.
P. Schatborn, Tekeningen van Rembrandt zijn onbekende leerlingen en navolgers, Amsterdam, 1985, under no. 116, fig. 116b, as by an unknown Rembrandt follower.
J. Giltaij, The drawings by Rembrandt and his school in the Museum Boymans-van Beuningen, Rotterdam, 1988, under no. 190, note 3, as by a later imitator of Rembrandt.
M. Royalton-Kisch, Review of Giltaij 1988, The Burlington Magazine, CXXXII (January 1990), p. 135, as by a contemporary follower of Rembrandt.
Amsterdam, Rijsksmuseum and Rotterdam, Boymans Van Beuningen Museum, 1956, no. 227.