lower left in plate: H. Farrer 1879; lower center support in graphite by unknown hand: "On New York Bay." / Henry Farrer.
Sylvester Rosa Koehler, Boston, Massachusetts; Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, 1881; acquired 2015 by the National Gallery of Art
- Koehler, S.R., ed. The American Art Review 1, no. 12 (October 1880): p. 526.