Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 352 (Sale info: $1500.00).
This picture is of the most beautiful design, and sweetest execution. Venus has just given a command to Cupid, and as he parts from her, places her finger on her lips in token that it is to be silently executed. $1500. [P. 23.]
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.