Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 205 (Sale info: $850.00).
"Mr. Kensett died suddenly in his studio in New York, Dec. 1872, at the age of fifty-four. In 1848 he was elected a member of the National Academy of Design, and in 1859 was appointed on the National Art Commission. Before his death he had obtained the reputation of being one of the greatest of our landscape painters." [P. 15.]