lower right: Marin 48; across upper center reverse: (Tunk Mountains, Maine) 1948 / oil on canvas board 14 x 18 / SR 48.38; upper right reverse: NBM 2/21/84
The artist; his estate; by inheritance to his son, John C. Marin, Jr. [1914-1988], Cape Split, Maine; gift 1986 to NGA.
- American Light: Selections from the National Gallery of Art, Art Museum of Western Virginia, Roanoke, May-August 1998, no cat.
- Treasures of Light: Paintings from the National Gallery of Art, Dixon Gallery and Gardens, Memphis, March-April 1998, no cat.
- Reich, Sheldon. John Marin: A Stylistic Analysis and Catalogue Raisonné. Tucson: University of Arizona Press, 1970, no. 48.38.
- American Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1992: 233, repro.