Holding a brocaded ball, in buff cap, with iron-red top knot, flowing gray hair, moustache and beard, his pink-lined cloak with puce collar and trellis pattern enclosing violas and gilt border with white apron, blue trousers and iron-red shoes.
Blue fleur-de-lys mark.
Anonymous. October 11, 1976, sale, Christie's, London, lot 37. Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger, New York.
Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger Collection. Bequest of Edward M. Pflueger and Gift of Kiyi Powers Pflueger