lower left: TS 1845
Collection of the artist, as late as 1857; purchased by Jacob Thompson, Washington; purchased by John F. Coyle, Washington; purchased by William Wilson Corcoran [1798-1888], Washington; gift 1869 to the Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington; acquired 2014 by the National Gallery of Art.
- Tenth Annual Exhibition of the Artists' Fund Society of Philadelphia and the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Artists' Fund Society Hall, Philadelphia, no. 1.
- First Annual Exhibition of the Washington Art Association, 1857, no. 7.
- Makes of History in Washington, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1950, no. 29.
- The Great Game of Politics, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, 1972, unpublished checklist.
- Old Hickory: A Life Sketch of Andrew Jackson, National Portrait Gallery, Washington; Tennessee State Museum, Nashville, 1990-1991, unnumbered catalogue.
- The American Evolution: A History through Art, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, 2008, unpublished checklist.
- Macleod, William. Catalogue of the Paintings, Statuary, Casts, Bronzes, &c. of the Corcoran Gallery of Art. Washington, 1882: 50, no. 55.
- Macleod, William. Catalogue of the Paintings, Statuary, Casts, Bronzes, &c. of the Corcoran Gallery of Art. Washington, 1887: 52, no. 55.
- Corcoran Gallery of Art. Handbook of the American Paintings in the Collection of the Corcoran Gallery of Art. Washington, 1947: 24, repro. 25.
- Miles, Ellen G. "Thomas Sully, Andrew Jackson." In Corcoran Gallery of Art: American Paintings to 1945. Edited by Sarah Cash. Washington, 2011: 28, 90-91, 260-261, repro.