"PATER, (John Baptist.)--Born at Valenciennes, in 1695, and was the pupil of Watteau. He became, like his master, an excellent colourist." No. 47.--A MASQUERADING SCENE.--Ten figures in the foreground: a good specimen in the style of his master Watteau. [P. 42.]
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.