Christie, Manson & Woods A Catalogue of Drawings of the English School, in Watercolour, Sepia, Charcoal, Pen-and-ink, and Pencil, the Property of Sir. J. C. [John Charles] Robinson, C. B., F.S.A., who has given up his London residence. Which will be sold by Mssrs. Christie, Manson & Woods, at their Great Rooms, 8 King Street, St. James's Square on Monday. April 21, 1902, lot no. 24, p. 4 (as A. Cozens, "View from Sir W. Hamilton's Villa, Portici").
Christie, Manson & Woods Catalogue of the Very Extensive and Valuable Collection of Water-colour Drawings of Dr. John Percy, F.R.S., deceased, late of Gloucester Crescent, Hyde-Park, comprising upwards of fifteen hundred drawings by nearly seven hundred painters... First day's sale. April 15, 1890, lot 289, p. 15 (J. Cozens, "Hamilton's Villa, Portici"; bought for £5.10 with lot 290, J. Cozens, "Bay of Salerno").
Charles Francis Bell, Thomas Girtin The Drawings and Sketches of Thomas Girtin Walpole Society. vol. XXIII, 1934–1935, cat. no. 238, p. 56.
Janet S. Byrne, Linda Boyer Gillies English Landscape Artists. Ex. brochure, Metropolitan Museum of Art, June 26-September 6. New York, 1971, cat. no. 7, p. 2.