Ernest Chesneau. Les artistes célèbres. Vol. 21, Joshua Reynolds. Paris, , p. 73, ill. p. 29 (engraving by P. Rajon), as by Reynolds, in the collection of Mrs. W. T. Blodgett.
Algernon Graves and William Vine Cronin. A History of the Works of Sir Joshua Reynolds P.R.A. Vol. 1, London, 1899, p. 45, as "a replica (30 x 25 in.) [sic] of a portion" of one of the two full-lengths of Mrs. Baldwin.
Walter Armstrong. Sir Joshua Reynolds, First President of the Royal Academy. London, 1900, p. 192, as one of two replicas of the Lansdowne portrait of Mrs. Baldwin.
George H. Story. "Four Paintings by English Masters." Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin 1 (February 1906), p. 48, ill. after p. 48, as by Reynolds, from the collection of the Earl of Charlemont.
Connoisseur 90 (November 1932), ill. p. 315, as by Reynolds.
Ellis K. Waterhouse. Reynolds. London, 1941, p. 73, "bust copy".
Millia Davenport. The Book of Costume. New York, 1948, vol. 2, p. 780, no. 2200, ill. (cropped).
Hugh Belsey. "New exhibition rooms at Bowood House, Calne, Wiltshire." Connoisseur 204 (July 1980), p. 231, as "another version" of the Lansdowne picture.
David Mannings and Martin Postle. Sir Joshua Reynolds: A Complete Catalogue of His Paintings (The Subject Pictures catalogued by Martin Postle). New Haven, 2000, vol. 1, p. 71, no. 101a, as a "copy (?cut down)," formerly [sic] belonging to the Metropolitan Museum.
Katharine Baetjer. British Paintings in The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1575–1875. New York, 2009, pp. 86–87, no. 37, ill. (color).