This is an original picture by Franciscus Francks, a Flemish painter, born 1580, and died 1682. He was distinguished for the clearness of his colouring, the delicacy of his pencilling, the elegance of his designs, and the correctness of his expression. [P. 1; exhibited under heading: "Oil Paintings."]
A Catalogue of Paintings, Prints, and Medals, in the Hartford Gallery of Fine Arts. Hartford: Philemon Canfield, Printer. 1825.