Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 78 (Sale info: $410.00).
Their sails they furled, with many a melting close,/ Solemn and slow the evening anthem rose--/ Rose to the Virgin. 'Twas the hour of day,/ When setting suns o'er summer seas display/ A path of glory. Rogers' "Voyage of Columbus" [P. 14; price and name of buyer noted by a contemporary hand.]
Catalogue of Paintings: From the Studio of James Hamilton, R.A. Now arranged for Exhibition at No. 1220 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, where they will be sold at Auction on the evenings of April 21st & 22nd, 1875, under the Direction of Messrs. James S. Earle & Sons. J.M. Rutherford, Auctioneer. B. Scott, Jr. will conduct the sale. Philadelphia: McLaughlin Brothers, Book and Job Printers, 112 and 114 South Third Street. 1875.