on plate: Whistler [the 't' uncrossed]; Imp. Delatre. Rue. St Jacques. 171.; dealer notes on recto: c.13406 [Harold Wright's hand]; by later hand: k.q III Little Arthur (Rare in this state). / Before plate was cut' on recto
- Kennedy, Edward G. The Etched Work of Whistler. New York: Grolier Club, 1910, no. iii/v.
- MacDonald, Margaret F., Grischka Petri, Joanna Meacock.James McNeill Whistler: The Etchings, a catalogue raisonné. University of Glasgow on-line website at http://etchings.arts.gla.ac.uk. University of Glasgow, 2012, cat. no.8, state iv/iv.