lower left in plate: The Way to the / River. / J.D. Smillie / No. 16 June 1880; lower left in graphite: J.D.S imp.; lower right in graphite: James D. Smillie / 1880; upper right corner in graphite by unknown hand: 7; lower left edge in graphite by unknown hand: Pub. by Wünderlich; lower right edge in graphite by unknown hand: 11
- Witthoft, Brucia. The Fine-Arts Etchings of James David Smillie, 1833-1909: Catalogue Raisonné . Wales, UK: Edwin Mellen Press,1992, p. 100, no. 18.