This picture represents an Indian at the burial-place of his fathers. "They waste us--aye--like April snow/ In the warm noon, we shrink away;/ And fast they follow, as we go,/ Towards the setting day,--/ Till they shall fill the land, and we/ Are driven into the western sea." [P. 19.]
Albany Gallery of the Fine Arts, Incorporated 1846. Catalog of the Fifth Exhibition. 1850. Albany: Printed by Charles Van Benthuysen. 1850.