William M. Griswold in The Thaw Collection: Master Drawings and Oil Sketches, Acquisitions Since 1994. Exh. cat., Pierpont Morgan Library. New York, 2002, pp. 202–3, no. 93, ill. (color), suggests "a date as early as 1807 or 1808 and in any event little later than about 1812" and tentatively identifies it as one of two views [the other is Morgan Library & Museum, New York, 2002.58] that, together, may have comprised lots 382–83 or 394–95 in Michallon's posthumous sale, Paris, December 22–25, 1822.
Plein-Air Painting in Europe, 1780–1850. Exh. cat., Shizuoka Prefectural Museum of Art. Shizuoka, 2004, p. 79, no. 32, ill. (color), tentatively dates it 1807–8.
Esther Bell. "Catalogue Raisonné of the Thaw Collection." Studying Nature: Oil Sketches from the Thaw Collection. New York, 2011, p. 134, no. 99, ill. (color), calls it "View of Châtenay".