Pierre Rosenberg. France in the Golden Age: Seventeenth-century French Paintings in American Collections. Exh. cat., The Metropolitan Museum of Art. 1982, pp. 124, 242–43, 351, no. 25, ill. pp. 125, 243 [French ed., La peinture française du XVIIe siècle dans les collections américaines, Paris, 1982], suggests that this painting was executed upon Deruet's return from Italy in 1620.
Michael Kitson in Claude to Corot: The Development of Landscape Painting in France. Exh. cat., Colnaghi. New York, 1990, pp. 12–13, ill.
Michiel C. Plomp in Claude Lorrain. Exh. cat., Teylers Museum, Haarlem. Zwolle, The Netherlands, 2011, pp. 38, 49 n. 39, fig. 19 (color).