Provenance (Information known to date; research ongoing.)
the Artist, Gloucester, Mass.
Francis Dumaresq, Boston
Henry de Ford, Brookline, Mass.
Adelaide de Ford, Brookline, Mass. (by descent)
Vose Galleries, Boston
Charles D. Childs, Boston, 1945
Maxim Karolik, Newport, R.I., 1945
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, 1948
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, Virginia, America 100 Years Ago, May 12–September 24, 1961.
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Paintings, 1815 to 1865. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press; published for the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, 1949.
. Fitz Hugh Lane (Museum of Fine Arts Picture Book Number Eight). Boston
: Museum of Fine Arts
, 1956; 1972 second ed.
, p. 7. ⇒ includes text
Wilmderding, John. "The Lithographs of Fitz Hugh Lane." Old-Time New England LIV, no. 2 (October–December 1963)., p. 34.
The American Neptune, Pictorial Supplement VII: A Selection of Marine Paintings by Fitz Hugh Lane, 1804–1865. Salem, MA
: The American Neptune
., plate XXIX, no. 114. ⇒ includes text
McLanathan, Richard. The American Tradition in the Arts. New York: Harcourt, Brace & World, 1968.
American Paintings in the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. Boston: Museum of Fine Arts, 1969.
Wilmerding, John. Fitz Hugh Lane. New York: Praeger, 1971.
Hoffman, Katherine. "The Art of Fitz Hugh Lane." Essex Institute Historical Collections 119 (1983)., p. 33.
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.