Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 69 (Sale info: $450.00).
The European type of physical beauty is seen in the youthful face and well-rounded form of the mother in this painting. The child is remarkably natural, and, in reaching for the fruit, imparts life and action to the group. The exquisite coloring of the picture is one of its best recommendations. [P. 17.]
Catalogue of German and Italian Paintings, collected in Europe by L.C. Hopkins, Cincinnati, Ohio. 1868. Cincinnati: Press of Robert Clarke & Co., 65 West Fourth Street.