No. 60.--Monster and Child,--on panel--in a wooden box, on the floor. The gloating monster devouring a child is so disagreeable a subject that is has been kept covered, and is only useful or suitable for a study for artists. [P. 22; see entry 01600034 for a note on the artist.]
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.