No visible signature; inscribed, on reverse: Blakelock (artist's hand?) twice; stamped, on reverse of panel and frame: E/AM (in left half of a divided rectangle); printed Salander Galleries label on frame reverse, includes typed title, "THE LAGOON"; typed gum label on frame reverse: Ralph Blakelock / The Lagoon c. 1880; printed gum label on reverse of painting and on frame reverse: B917; illegible inscription scratch into frame reverse.
SART 25, Painting I, Enrico Riley, Fall 2014
SART 31, Painting II, Enrico Riley, Winter 2015
Israel Sack Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, May 22, 2008.
Annual Report 2005-6, Hanover, New Hampshire: Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 2006, ill. p.23.
[E/AM (Edward and Albert Milch) stencil on reverse suggests it was handled by Milch Gallleries (1911-1981)]; Salander-O'Reilly Galleries, New York; sold to Peter A. Vogt, Venice, Florida, about 1995-2000; given to present collection, 2006.
Nebraska Blakelock Inventory: NBNI-1973; Category II.
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