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Provenance: Nathaniel Hone (1718-1784) (L. 2793); Sir Charles Greville (1763-1832) (presumably, without the collector’s mark L. 549); William Esdaile (1758-1837) (L. 2617); Thomas Agnew and Sons, London;
Giovanna Bertazzoni, 1.22.1997: I showed a photographic reproduction of this drawing to Professor Giulio Bora (Universita' di Milano), on 10.17.1996: he is absolutely positive on attribution to Luca Cambiaso.
Museum purchase, Herman Michels Collection, Vera Michels Bequest Fund
FAMSF, M.H. de Young Memorial Museum: Italian Old Master Drawings from the Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts, 2 Feb - 24 April 1994;
CPLH, TREASURES, 11 Nov 1995 - 3 March 1996.
seated woman embracing a small child, two other children climbing in the tree behind her