Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 28 (Sale info: For Sale).
Another fine specimen of this Artist's skill as a delineator of animals; besides the flock of sheep of different ages and in various attitudes we have two domestic fowls and a rabbit; the Shepherd is a characteristic figure, and the light in the picture is admirably managed. [P. 12.]
Catalogue of Oil Paintings and Statuary, by the Modern Belgian Masters, exhibiting and for sale. De Braekeleer, Jr., sole accredited agent for the Belgian School in the United States of America, 547 Broadway. New-York: Sackett & Co., Book and Job Printers, No. 53 Nassau Street, near Malden Lane. 1853.