"SCHRIECK, (Otho Marseus,) born in 1613. An excellent painter of plants, birds, reptiles, and similar subjects. There is a work of the kind by him in the Berlin Museum." No. 3.--The Lair of the Serpents. This is a wonderful specimen of truth and nature; the serpents in the gloom of their lair, and the charmed birds and other accessories, are the work of a perfect master. [P. 23.]
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.