about 1620 - 1631
Possibly commissioned by Doge Alessandro Giustiniani Longo, Genoese, 1554 - 1631 (Genoa, Italy), by descent to the Longhi Giustinani collection.
1631 - before 1868
Longhi Giustiniani collection (Italy)
by 1868 - before 1892
Chiara Cucchi Piantelli, Italian, (Genoa, Italy), mostly likely by descent within the family.
Source: Catalogue of the exhibition "Esposizione Artistico, Archeologico, Industriale aperta nelle Sale dell'Accademia Liguistica" at the Museo dell'Accademia Liguistica di Bella Arti, Genoa
by 1892 -
Giovanna Musso Piantelli, Italian, (Italy), most likely by descent within the family.
Source: Catalogue of the exhibition "Mostra d'Arte Antica" at Palazzo Bianco, Genoa
after 1892 - by 1984
Musso Piantelli collection (Santa Margherita Ligure, Italy), probably sold to Carlo Montanaro, Aetas Antiqua S. A.
by 1984 - 1985
Carlo Montanaro (Panama and Geneva, Switzerland), sold to the J. Paul Getty Museum, 1985.
Note: On the shipping invoice the basin is "Ex Christa Brenner Bonini, Geneva." No one of that name could be found in any print or online source.