This masterpiece of art, by the celebrated French artist, who was called the Guido of France, was painted from life for the Abbe Verri, from whose collection it came into the possession of Thomas Jefferson, after the death of whom, it became the property of the Boston Atheneum. [P. 16.]
Albany Gallery of the Fine Arts, Incorporated 1846. Catalogue of the Fourth Exhibition. 1849. Albany: Printed by Charles Van Benthuysen. 1849.