Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 167 (Sale info: $750.00).
Achenbach takes a few pigments, lays them on the canvas with a few masterly touches, and the result is a great picture, which the entire world of art delights to honor. The sea storm is an illustration of this, and the success with which the artist has treated his subject is plainly observable. [P. 45.]
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.