27 x 34. A poor widow and her children have been burned out of house and home. Seated on a chest, with household furniture, she seems in deep trouble. A hydrant with hose attached, and firemen are seen in the distance. [P. 23; exhibited under heading: "Oil Paintings in Rich Gilt Frames."]
The Cosmopolitan Art Association Illustrated Catalogue. 1855-1856. For the Encouragement and General Diffusion of Literature & Art. Descriptive Catalogue of the Valuable Oil Paintings, Statuary, Bas Reliefs, Bronzes, &c., to be distributed or allotted to the subscribers of the Cosmopolitan Art Association, for second year, on the 31st of January next, 1856.