"Hogarth, (William,) born at London in 1698. The dramatic and satirical was his characteristic style; but he excelled, also, in portrait painting." No.18.--Portrait of Mrs. Pritchard, the actress, with a book in her hand and two on the table. It is spirited and characteristic in colouring and design." [Pp. 11-12.]
Catalogue of the Pictures Forming the Collection of the Works of the Old Masters now Being exhibited at the Gallery of the National Academy of Design in Broadway. 1849. New-York: George F. Nesbitt, Stationer and Printer, corner of Wall and Water Streets. 1849.