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.639 no.679, as ‘?’ (sic).
A.J. Finberg, A Complete Inventory of the Drawings of the Turner Bequest, London 1909, vol.II, p.1202, CCCLXIV 332, as ‘A Swiss lake (?). Exhibited Drawings, No.679, N.G.’, after c.1830.
Ian Warrell in Warrell, David Laven, Jan Morris and others, Turner and Venice, exhibition catalogue, Tate Britain, London 2003, pp.235, 236, 259, 273 no.175, as ‘An Open Expanse of Water on the Lagoon, near Venice’, c.1840, fig.260 (colour).
Ian Warrell, Cecilia Powell and David Laven, Turner i Venècia, exhibition catalogue, Fundació ”la Caixa”, Barcelona 2005, p.179 no.110, as ‘Extensia d’aigua oberta a la llacuna, a prop de Venècia’, 1840, reproduced in colour.
Martin Schwander, Bożena Anna Kowalczyk, Ian Warrell and others, Venice: From Canaletto and Turner to Monet, exhibition catalogue, Fondation Beyeler, Riehen 2008, reproduced in colour p.77, p.219, as ‘An Open Expanse of Water on the Lagoon, near Venice’, c.1840.
Leo Costello, J.M.W. Turner and the Subject of History, Farnham and Burlington 2012, p.168, pl.23 (colour), as ‘An Open Expanse of Water on the Lagoon, near Venice’, c.1840.