A crumbling and moss-grown temple, better rather in esse than in re. It and the following are the early productions of one who has since won for himself a goodly renown. [P. 406; exhibited under heading: "Paintings." Exhibited also on p. 414 under the heading: "Donations. List of Paintings Donated to the Great Western Sanitary Fair" and listed as a donation by S.S. Smith. The words "in esse" and "in re" appear in italics in the catalogue.]
History of the Great Western Sanitary Fair. C.F. Vent & Co., Publishers, No. 38 West-Fourth Street. Grafton fecit. Lith. of Major & Knapp, 449 Broadway, N.Y. N.Y.