Mary Robinson Benkard [1812-1841], the sitter's sister; her husband, James Benkard [1800-1864]; by descent to their great-grandson, James G. Benkard, New York; purchased 7 April 1926 by Thomas B. Clarke [1848-1931], New York; his estate; sold as part of the Clarke collection 29 January 1936, through (M. Knoedler & Co., New York), to The A. W. Mellon Educational and Charitable Trust, Pittsburgh; gift 1947 to NGA.
- American Paintings and Sculpture: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1970: 148, repro.
- American Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1980: 295, repro.
- American Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1992: 424, repro.
- Torchia, Robert Wilson, with Deborah Chotner and Ellen G. Miles. American Paintings of the Nineteenth Century, Part II. The Collections of the National Gallery of Art Systematic Catalogue. Washington, D.C., 1998: 292-294, repro.