G.F. Waagen, Works of Art and Artists in England, London, 1838, p. 369, 'Wildens - A very beautiful landscape by this scholar of Rubens, which, in conception and treatment, has some resemblance with the older style of Breughel and Savary'.
G.F. Waagen, Treasures of Art in Great Britain, London, 1854, III, p. 480.
W. Alder, Jan Wildens der Landschaftsmitarbeiter des Rubens, Fridingen, 1980, p. 106, no. G57, pl. 84.
F. Russell, John, 3rd Earl of Bute: Patron and Collector, London, 2004, p. 193.