Stephen Polcari. Abstract Expressionism and the Modern Experience. Cambridge, 1991, p. 337, fig. 275, identifies this painting as one of the first big Abstract Expressionist paintings.
April Kingsley. The Turning Point: The Abstract Expressionists and the Transformation of American Art. New York, 1992, pp. 139, 233, lists this painting as among the first "really big canvases" of the Abstract Expressionists.
Ingrid Ehrhardt and Katja Hilbig, ed. The Living Edge: Richard Pousette-Dart, 1916–1992. Works on Paper. Exh. cat., Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt. Frankfurt, 2001, p. 31, ill.