Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 7 (Sale info: To Be Distributed).
Prize No. 7. BEARD'S Great Western Landscape, entitled "Deer on the Prairie." Valued at Four Thousand Dollars. Size about 8 by 10 feet. Now in the Crosby Art Gallery. One of Beard's most important works. The deer are nearly life size, the landscape wide and atmospheric. [P. 7.]
Crosby Opera House Art Association, its Plan and Objects. Descriptive Catalogue of Over Three Hundred Valuable Premiums% To be distributed among Subscribers. Now on Free exhibition at the Eastern and Western Galleries. Eastern Office and Galleries--Institute of Art, 625 Broadway, New York. Western Offices and Galleries--Opera House, Chicago, Ill. New York: Russell's Print, cor. Centre & Reade Sts.