Rev. R.C. Waterston.
Mary N. Richardson, inherited from the above.
Acquired by the present owner, 1987.
R.L. McGrath and B.J. MacAdam, A Sweet Foretaste of Heaven: Artists in the White Mountains, Hanover, New Hampshire, 1988, pp. 18-19, fig. 9, illustrated.
A.E. Berman, "The Other Side of the Fence," Art & Auction, March, 1990, p. 180, illustrated.
W.H. Truettner and R.B. Stein, Picturing Old New England, Image and Memory, exhibition catalogue, New Haven, Connecticut, 1999, pp. 26-27, 211, no. 17, illustrated.
R.L. McGrath, Gods in Granite: The Art of the White Mountains of New Hampshire, Syracuse, New York, 2001, pp. 161-62, pl. 12, illustrated.
R.B. Stein, "Searching for Jacob's Ladder," Colby Quarterly, vol. XXXIX, no. 1, March 2003, pp. 34-54, 50-52, figs. 2, 5, illustrated.
Boston, Masssachusetts, Museum of Fine Arts, Exhibition of Contemporary Art, April 22-May 24, 1879, no. 467.
Washington, D.C., National Museum of American Art, Picturing Old New England: Image and Memory, April 2-August 22, 1999, no. 16.