W[illiam] G[eorge] Rawlinson, Turner’s Liber Studiorum, A Description and a Catalogue, London 1878, p.175 no.97, as ‘Moonlight on a River. – Lucerne.?’.
E.T. Cook and Alexander Wedderburn eds., Library Edition: The Works of John Ruskin: Volume XIII: Turner: The Harbours of England; Catalogues and Notes, London 1904, p.645 no.877, as ‘Lucerne’.
W[illiam] G[eorge] Rawlinson, Turner’s Liber Studiorum, A Description and a Catalogue. Second Edition, Revised Throughout, London 1906, p.202 no.97, as ‘Moonlight on a River. (Lucerne?)’.
Edward F. Strange, The Etched and Engraved Work of Frank Short, A.R.A., R.E., London 1908, pp.55–6, as ‘Moonlight on a River (Lucerne?).
A.J. Finberg, A Complete Inventory of the Drawings of the Turner Bequest, London 1909, vol.I, p.324, CXVIII b, as ‘Lucerne (?)’ (Vaughan Bequest), circa 1810.
Liber Studiorum: J.M.W. Turner: Miniature Edition Containing Reproductions (I.) from First Published State of the Seventy-One Published Plates, and (II.) of the Original Drawings for, or Engraver’s Proofs of, All the Unpublished Plates as the Artist Left Them, London and Glasgow 1911, reproduced p.119 no.97, as ‘Moonlight on a River’.
Untitled typescript list of works relating to 1921 and 1922 Liber Studiorum exhibitions, [circa 1921], Tate exhibition files, Tate Archive TG 92/9/2, p.6.
Martin Hardie, The Liber Studiorum Mezzotints of Sir Frank Short, R.A., P.R.E. after J.M.W. Turner, R.A. Catalogue & Introduction, London 1938, p.73, reproduced p. pl.XXI (above).
Andrew Wilton, Turner Abroad: France; Italy; Germany; Switzerland, London 1982, pp.36, 69, pl.15 (colour), as circa 1815–20.
David Hill, Turner in the Alps: The Journey through France & Switzerland in 1802, London 1992, p.130, reproduced, as circa 1807.
Gillian Forrester, Turner’s ‘Drawing Book’: The Liber Studiorum, exhibition catalogue, Tate Gallery, London 1996, pp. 15, 16, 24 note 83, 25 note 86, 152 note 7, as ‘CXVII b’.