Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 151 (Sale info: TO BE AUCTIONED).
"The scene is one of common occurrence in the low countries of Flanders, and the artist has succeeded to admiration in conveying the feeling of apprehension in the animals natural to the occasion. The works of Robbe are found in the most important collections, and now that he can paint no more, they will become continually enhanced in value." [P. 20.]
Catalogue of a Superb Collection of Paintings of the Highest Class, Comprising the Well-known Importations of Messrs. Bailey & Co., of This City, to Be Sold on the evenings of Wednesday and Thursday, March 27th & 28th, at 7 1/2 o'clock, Now Open for Examination at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (Eastern Galleries,) day and evening until Sale. Philadelphia: Stein & Jones, Printers, 321 Chestnut Street. 1867.