1600 - 1601
Grand Duke Ferdinando I de' Medici, 1549 - 1609 (Florence, Italy), sent to Giovanni Bardi, Ferdinando's ambassador to Pope Clement VIII in Rome, November 1601.
Source: letter from Ferdinando I de' Medici to Giovanni Bardi, October 10, 1601, cited in Zobi 1853, pp. 187-88.
1601 - 1612
Giovanni Bardi, Italian, 1534 - 1612 (Rome, Italy), by descent within the family, 1612.
Note: Fusco and Hess 1994 suggest that the portrait may have descended within the Bardi family and passed into Corsini ownership when "a member of his [Giovanni Bardi's] family, Pierantonio di Carlo, married Settimia Corsini in 1631."
Family of Giovanni Bardi, Italian, 1534 - 1612
by 1853 - 1991
Corsini Family (Rome, Italy), by descent within the family, sold to Same Art Ltd.
Source: Zobi, Antonio. Notizie storiche sull'origine e progressi dei lavori di commesso in pietre dure... (Florence: Stamperia Granducale, 1853), pp. 184-88.
1991 - 1992
Same Art Ltd. (Zürich, Switzerland), sold to the J. Paul Getty Museum, 1992.