lower right: Marin 28; across upper center reverse, by the artist's son: (Farm Buildings)-1928-incorrectly identified-Marin garage-part of Marin house & neighboring homes, Cliffside, N.J. / 9 x 11 SR#140[the "140" crossed out] SR28.16; upper right reverse: NBM 2/21/84
The artist [1870-1953]; his estate; by inheritance to his son, John C. Marin, Jr. [1914-1988], Cape Split, Maine; gift 1986 to NGA.
- Reich, Sheldon. John Marin: A Stylistic Analysis and Catalogue Raisonné. Tucson, 1970: no. 28.16 (as Farm Buildings).
- American Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1992: 231, repro.