Signed and dated on the original-mount, lower left: ‘Jno Cozens 1792’
Private collection, Yorkshire, until circa 1956;
H.G. Balfour, purchased from the above, 1957;
by family descent, until 1995;
Leger Galleries, London;
Sir Edwin Manton (1909-2005), purchased from the above, 1996;
Judy Caruso, New York, a gift from the above, to 2015.
London, Agnew's, Annual Exhibition of Watercolour Drawings, 1957, no. 32.
C. F. Bell and T. Girtin, ‘The Drawings and Sketches of John Robert Cozens’, Walpole Society, Vol. XXIII, 1935, no. 441 (for a discussion of the group) Francis Hawcroft, Watercolours by John Robert Cozens, London 1971, p. 34, under no. 9;
Andrew Wilton, The Art of Alexander and John Robert Cozens, exh. cat., New Haven, Yale Center for British Art, 1980, p. 51, under no. 137.