Surtees, A Catalogue Raisonné, vol. 1, 14 (no. 45).
Along with The Two Mothers, this painting was part of a larger canvas abandoned and later destroyed by DGR in the production of “Hist!” Said Kate the Queen. According to Surtees, this is one of the first appearances of Elizabeth Siddal in DGR's work (A Catalogue Raisonné, 14).