Provenance (Information known to date; research ongoing.)
the Artist, Gloucester, Mass.
George O. Stacy, Gloucester, Mass.
Jane Parker Stacy, Gloucester, Mass., 1928
Cape Ann Museum, Gloucester, Mass., December 1948
DeCordova Museum, Lincoln, Massachusetts, Fitz Hugh Lane: The First Major Exhibition, March 20–April 17, 1966., no. 3, as View of Gloucester from Rocky Neck.
Traveled to: Colby College Art Museum, Waterville, Maine, April 30–June 6, 1966.
National Gallery of Art, Washington, District of Columbia, Paintings by Fitz Hugh Lane, May 15–September 5, 1988., no. 2, ill., p. 21.
Traveled to: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Mass., October 5–December 31, 1988.
Cape Ann Historical Association, Gloucester, Massachusetts, Training the Eye and Hand: Fitz Hugh Lane and Nineteenth Century American Drawing Books, September 17, 1993–January 29, 1994.
Wilmerding, John. Fitz Hugh Lane, 1804–1865: American Marine Painter. Salem, MA: The Essex Institute, 1964., p. 50.
The American Neptune, Pictorial Supplement VII: A Selection of Marine Paintings by Fitz Hugh Lane, 1804–1865. Salem, MA
: The American Neptune
., pl. V, no. 8. ⇒ includes text
. Fitz Hugh Lane: The First Major Exhibition. Lincoln, MA
: De Cordova Museum; in association with Colby College Art Museum
., no. 3. ⇒ includes text
Wilmerding, John. Fitz Hugh Lane. New York: Praeger, 1971.
Hoffman, Katherine. "The Art of Fitz Hugh Lane." Essex Institute Historical Collections 119 (1983)., p. 30.
Wilmerding, John. Paintings by Fitz Hugh Lane. Washington, DC: National Gallery of Art; in association with Harry N. Abrams, 1988., no. 2, ill. in color, p. 21, as Gloucester Harbor from Rocky Neck.
Training the Eye and the Hand: Fitz Hugh Lane and 19th Century Drawing Books. Gloucester, MA: Cape Ann Historical Association, 1993., fig. 24, pp. 25–26, as Gloucester Harbor from Rocky Neck.
Davis, Elliot Bostwick
. "American Drawing Books and Their Impact on Fitz Hugh Lane." Proceedings of the American Antiquarian Society 105, part 1 (1995)
., fig. 8, p. 96. ⇒ includes text
. "Fitz Hugh Lane and the Legacy of the Codfish Aristocracy." Historical Journal of Massachusetts 32, no. 1 (Winter 2004)
., p. 82. ⇒ includes text
Wilmerding, John. Fitz Henry Lane. Gloucester, MA: Cape Ann Historical Association, 2005. Reprint of Fitz Hugh Lane, by John Wilmerding. New York: Praeger, 1971. Includes new information regarding the artist's name., pl. 1, as Gloucester Harbor from Rocky Neck.
Craig, James. Fitz H. Lane: An Artist's Voyage through Nineteenth-Century America. Charleston, SC: The History Press, 2006., fig. 46, pl. 3.
Craig, James. "Fitz Henry Lane: An Affinity for the Sea." Fine Art Connoisseur: The Premier Magazine for Important Collectors 3, Issue 4 (August 2006)., ill., p. 28, text, pp. 28, 29.
Berry, Nancy E. "Digital Arts: The Cape Ann Museum moves 19th-century artist F.H. Lane online and into the 21st century." Northshore Magazine (May/June 2016)
. ⇒ includes text