Signature: The print is signed "R. Swain Gifford" in two places: in the printed image, at the lower right of the picture space; and again directly beneath this, in graphite.
Rona Schneider; Donor: Rona Schneider
Thomas P. Bruhn American Etching: the 1880s. William Benton Museum of Art, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut, 1985.
David Wright R. Swain Gifford, A Catalogue of Etchings: 1865-1891. New Bedford Whaling Museum, New Bedford, MA, 2002, cat. no. 69, p. 150, ill.