Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 701 (Sale info: To Be Auctioned).
"This picture may be quoted as one of those to which its late possessor assigned the highest value, and of the authenticity of which little doubt, it is presumed, can exist. The value of this illustrious master's productions has already been shown; little remains, therefore, to be done beyond that of soliciting the attention of the connoisseur to what is esteemed one of the most valuable pictures in the catalogue." [P. 29; indicated in catalogue as an attribution only to the artist named.]
Catalogue of the Extensive and Valuable Collection of Pictures, Engravings, & Works of Art, now Exhibiting, at the Store of Mr. Platt, No. 6 Spruce-Street, adjoining the Building of the New-York Tract Society, opposite the City Hall, collected by Michael Paff, Esq., of this city, dec'd. Vinten, Catalogue & Job Printer, 63 Vesey Street.