"NEEFS (Peter), called the Old.--Called the Old.--Born at Antwerp in 1570; he died in 1651. He painted the interior views of convents and churches. He was thoroughly skilled in perspective, and described the rich decorations, and every architectural order, with such neatness of pencilling, truth of patience, as render them objects of wonder rather than imitation." No. 18.--INTERIOR OF A CHURCH--on panel--A highly-finished gem, and in a perfect state of preservation. [P. 36.]
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.