Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 280 (Sale info: $1000.00).
$1000. This beautiful picture, may without impropriety, be classed among the finest productions of this great master, whose work it undoubtably was. For grandeur and beauty of design, sweetness of expression, depth of tone and transparency of chiaro scuro it is unequalled. It was obtained of a monk. [Pp. 19-20.]
Synopsis of a Valuable Collection of Old Italian Paintings, and other rare Articles of Fine Arts in the possession of Mr. John Clark, now exhibiting at No. 281 Broadway, opposite the Washington Hotel, admittance 25 cents. New York: Scatcherd & Adams, Printers, No. 38 Gold Street. 1839.