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Provenance: Joseph Green Cogswell; Mortimer Leo Schiff; Moore S. Achenbach; Cogswell no. 265, Hellman no. 310 as "Various Sketches" by a seventeenth century Neapolitan artist (George S. Hellman, Original Drawings by the Old Masters: The Collection formed by Joseph Green Cogswell, 1786-1871, New York: privately published, 1915);
Notes from Evelyn Lincoln, UC Berkeley Art History (1992): The saint receiving a palm denotes martyrdom , the mouse in the mousetrap signifies the caging of evil;
Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts
r: twelve figures including a warrior, boy with mousetrap, a saint receiving a palm from a cherub angel, etc.
v: half-draped male figure floating in the clouds