Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 350 (Sale info: To Be Auctioned).
"(46 x 31.) In the foreground a small rocky island, upon which is a stone structure supporting a beacon. The sea stretches in the distance. The sky shows the hues of sunset." [P. 13.]
Catalogue of Pictures and other Works of Art, the property of the American Art-Union. To be sold at Auction by David Austen, Jr. At the Gallery, 497 Broadway, on Wednesday, the 15th, Thursday 16th, and Friday 17th, December, 1852. At 11 o'clock, A.M.