This excellent work is beyond all praise, and combines all the peculiar excellencies of the master. The blending of the flesh tints and the rich qualities of color are beautiful beyond description. Originality confirmed. [P. 4.]
Catalogue of Original Oil Paintings, both Ancient and Modern, the Entire Collection of J.G. Batterson, Esq., now on exhibition at the Wadsworth Atheneum. Hartford: Press of Case, Lockwood & Company. 1864.