Attributed to Lodovico Carracci.
London, Colnaghi, Old Master Paintings and Drawings, 1979, no. 6.
Bologna, Museo Civico Archaeologico, Ludovico Carracci, 25 Sept. – 12 Dec. 1993; this exhibition later travelled to Fort Worth, TX, Kimbell Art Museum, 22 Jan. – 10 April 1994.
(Possibly) C.C. Malvasia, Felsina Pittrice, vite de’pittori bolognesi, 1686, p. 347.
L. Ciammitti, in Tre artisti nella Bologna dei Bentivoglio, exh. cat., Pinacoteca Nazionale, Bologna, 1985, p. 62, note 1.
G. Feigenbaum, in A. Emiliani (ed.), Ludovico Carracci, exhibition catalogue, Museo Civico Archaeologico, Bologna and Kimbell Art Museum, Fort Worth, 1993, p. 63, note 1 (under no. 29).
D. Stephen Pepper, “Ludovico Carracci: A new sequence of his works and additions to his catalogue”, in Atti e memorie, Bologna, 1995, p. 52.
A. Brogi, Ludovico Carracci, 2001, vol. I, p. 274, no. R55; vol. II (illus. fig. 296, as “copia”)
(Possibly) Marchesi Tanari, Palazzo Tanari, Bologna.
With Colnaghi, London, 1979.
With Pietro Scarpa Gallery, Venice, 1986.
Private Collection, Europe.