lower left in graphite: Ship's Stearn / Maine; lower right in graphite: Marin 51; upper left verso in graphite: SR 51-51 / Ship's Stern Island, Maine / 1951 / 11 x 13 3/4
The artist; his estate; by inheritance to his son, John C. Marin, Jr. [1914-1988], Cape Split, Maine; Norma B. Marin (artist's daughter-in-law), NY; gift to NGA, 1991
- Reich, Sheldon. John Marin: A Stylistic Analysis and Catalogue Raisonné. 2 vols. Tucson: University of Arizona Press, 1970.
- Centerville, Maine
- Marin Sketchbook
- Near Calais, Maine
- Saco Falls, Maine
- Machais, Maine