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Commissioned by Simon, 1st Earl Harcourt (1714-1777), Lord Lieutenant of Ireland (1772-77) and by descent.
The Harcourt Papers, ed. Edward William Harcourt, of Stanton Harcourt and Nuneham Courtenay, Oxfordshire, privately printed, Oxford, III, p.276, nos 150 and 153, recorded at Nuneham in lower sitting Room, North Wing, both as 'Landscape, by Roberts of Dublin'.
Anne Crookshank and the Knight of Glin, The Painters of Ireland c. 1660-1920, London, 1978, p. 133, illustrated in colour pp. 141 and 142, pls. 28 and 29.
Nicola Figgis and Brendan Rooney, The Irish paintings in the National Gallery of Ireland, Dublin, 2001, p. 246, under no. 1002, and n. 28. Anne Crookshank and the Knight of Glin, Ireland's Painters 1600-1940, New Haven and London, 2002, pp.146-7.