lower right in plate: JSC; lower left in graphite: "Elephants" 1936; lower right in graphite: John Steuart Curry; lower left edge in graphite by unknown hand: C55
- Cole, Sylvan. The Lithographs of John Steuart Curry: A Catalogue Raisonné. New York: Associated American Artists, 1976, no. 28.
- Windisch, Gail, and Sylvan Cole, Jr. Art for Every Home: An Illustrated Index of Associated American Artists Prints, Ceramics, and Textile Designs. Manhattan: Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art, Kansas State University, 2016, p. 18, no. 71.