‘Catalogue of the Drawings and Sketches by J.M.W. Turner, R.A. at Present Exhibited in the National Gallery’ in Cook and Wedderburn 1903, p.364 no.523.
Blank; inscribed by Turner in pen and brown ink ‘North West . View of. | Malmsbury Abbey. 1791’ centre right, descending vertically; inscribed by John Ruskin in red ink ‘175’ lower left; stamped in black ink ‘VI – 22’ above Turner Bequest monogram towards bottom left.