Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 11 (Sale info: For Sale).
"Yet, all forgot, how oft the eye-lids close,/ And from the slack hand drops the gathered rose. . . . / Nor do we speak, or move, or hear, or see,/ So like what once we were, and once again shall be." ROGERS. [P. 4; ellipses appear in the catalogue.]
American Exhibition of British Art. Oil Pictures and Water Colours. 1857. W.H. Tinson, Printer, 43 and 45 Centre St., N.Y.