"CHARDIN, (Simon,) born at Paris in 1701, and distinguished himself as a painter of conversation pieces, which he represented with great truth, simplicity, and beauty of finish. He is compared by his countrymen to 'Gabriel Metzu.'" No. 2.--AN INTERIOR WITH SEVERAL FIGUREs--very pleasing and a very fine specimen of the master. [P. 31.]
Catalogue of the Pictures forming the collection of the Works of the Old Masters, with a List of the Engravings now being exhibited at the Gallery of the Lyceum Building, No. 563 Broadway. Second Edition. 1849. New York: George F. Nesbitt, Stationer and Printer, corner of Wall and Water Streets. 1849.