Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 165 (Sale info: $250.00).
This painting might be so placed as to be mistaken for a reality, so perfectly has the artist simulated his prototype. The sparkle of the champagne absolutely seems to rise from the bottom of the glass, and the fruit to invite the trial of knife and taste. [P. 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.