Inscribed in graphite lower left: Morristown. Sep 15. 1874
On verso in purple ink, collector's mark: serpent and cup, with letter C (G); in pen: Am 72. Said to come from E. Hewitt, related to Peter Cooper.
J. A. Heckel by 1954; sold to Maxim Karolik 1955; His gift to MFA May 10, 1961
Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875