Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 163 (Sale info: $250.00).
Who has not blown soap bubbles, and gazed with a childish delight upon the airy nothings for the unutterable beauty they exhibited* In this charming little picture the artist has interpreted, with felicitous effect, that gleeful sport, no one can look upon and withhold unqualified admiration. [Pp. 43-44.]
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.