Alfred Sensier. Souvenirs sur Th. Rousseau. Paris, 1872, pp. 110, 112 [possibly this picture], describes two works depicting the village and chateau of Broglie which Rousseau painted one summer between 1835 and 1837, one in the morning [this picture, according to correspondence from Pierre Miquel of June 15, 1990 in archive file] and one in the afternoon (formerly collection M. Guizot, Val-Richer).
Charles Sterling and Margaretta M. Salinger. "XIX Century." French Paintings: A Catalogue of the Collection of The Metropolitan Museum of Art. 2, New York, 1966, p. 80, ill., tentatively date it about 1835.
Michel Schulman with Marie Bataillès. Théodore Rousseau, 1812–1867: Catalogue raisonné de l'œuvre peint. Paris, 1999, p. 124, no. 120, ill., calls it attributed to Rousseau and dates it 1833.